Anthony V. Martin
Anthony V. Martin
March 15, 1950-Feb. 14, 2021

DELPHOS — Anthony “Tony” V. Martin, 70, of Delphos passed away at 8:53 p.m. on Sunday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

He was born March 15, 1950, in Lima to Howard and Helen (Coon) Martin, who preceded him in death. On June 22, 1968, he was united in marriage to Virginia “Ginger” Sheeter, who survives in Delphos.

Anthony is also survived by his daughters, Julie Martin and Lisa Cross of Delphos; two grandsons, Ryan Sevitz and Kaden Cross; and one great-granddaughter, Avonelle Sevitz.

Anthony retired from Fruehauf Corporation after 22 years of service. He worked in several departments over the years ending up a foremen.

Anthony loved to fish and was an avid deer hunter. He enjoyed traveling with his family taking them on trips out west, to a house boat trip in Canada. His favorite spot was the flood waters of Fletchers pond in Michigan. Tony was a 1968 graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School, where he played foot ball.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Harter & Schier Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.