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Obituary of Martha 'Marty' Ann Lucas, 69


Marty Ann Lucas, 69, of Bellefonte, passed away Friday, November 16, 2018, at Hershey Medical Center. Born on February 4, 1949, in Bellefonte, PA, she was the daughter of the late Robert M. Fenstermacker and Martha Mae (Lucas) Fenstermacker, who survives in Bellefonte. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Richard Lucas, on September 6, 1998.

Marty was a 1967 graduate of Bellefonte Area High School. She was a homemaker, mother, wife, daughter, sister, grandmother, and a friend to many. Marty was a member of Curtin United Methodist Church, where she was very active. She enjoyed volunteering at vacation bible school and coat drives, making church meals, and served as an active member of the board. Her greatest pleasure and joy came from her family.

She is survived by her children, Sheryl Smith (Ron) of Milesburg, Suzette Lucas of Nanticoke, William R. Lucas II (Mindy) of Clarence, Joi Kilmer (Erik) of Bellefonte, two brothers, Roy Fenstermacker of Julian and Carl Fenstermacker (Susan) of Bellefonte. Also surviving are three grandchildren, Michelle Garman (Jason), Michael Marcase, Elizabeth Lyons, and two great grandchildren, William and Emma Lyons, and brother in law, Johnny Lucas (Sandi) of State College, and her three furry grand companions, Riley, Lucy, and Hopi.

In addition to her father and husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Sharon Leigh, and one nephew, Matthew Fenstermacker.

There will be a public viewing held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, from 10am until 12pm at Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc., 206 N. Spring Street, Bellefonte. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at noon, at the funeral home with Pastor Kathleen Danley officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Marty’s memory may be made to Curtin United Methodist Church at 305 Curtin Village Road, Howard, PA 16841.

Name of Deceased

Martha 'Marty' Ann Lucas



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Funeral Home

Wetzler Funeral Home

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