Marilyn L. Lartz

By Orleans Hub Posted 10 February 2022 at 11:36 am

Marilyn L. Lartz, 90, of Lyndonville, entered into rest to be reunited with her husband Laverne Allen Lartz in heaven on Feb. 9, 2022. Born on Jan. 29, 1932, she was the daughter of the late August and Grace (Roberts) Seefeldt.

Marilyn graduated from Barker High School in 1951 and as a young woman she worked at Lockport Hospital. On April 25, 1953, she married the late Laverne Lartz and together they raised one daughter. In November of 1966, they purchased The County Store on Rt. 18 and Countyline Road. She also worked as a cook for the Family Spot and Seabreeze Restaurant. After her nephew purchased The Country Store, Marilyn returned to help run the store, right up until her passing. She was a lifelong member and a “Backbone” of St. John’s Lutheran Church. She was known for her “woodshed” to keep everyone in line.

Marilyn is survived by her daughter, Ellen Lartz of Buffalo; dear nephew, Bruce Spencer of Lockport; siblings: Shirley Spencer of Lockport, Melvin (Darcy) Seefeldt of Arizona; Goddaughter, Cindy Incho of Medina; nephews: Douglas Lartz of Nicholson, Pa. and Robert Newman of Barker; and several other nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides her husband and parents, she is predeceased by siblings: Edna (John) Kruse, Howard (Lois) Seefeldt, Donald (Joyce) Seefeldt, Leona (Walter) Schultz, Helen (Robert) Perry, Cecil Seefeldt; brother-in-law Howard Spencer; and an infant son.

Relatives and friends may call at the Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St., Medina, NY 14103 on Fri., Feb. 18 from 4-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Sat., Feb. 19 at 11 a.m. at the St. John’s Lutheran Church, 10213 Roosevelt Hwy, Lyndonville, NY 14098 with the Pastor, Rev. Craig Rhodenizer officiating. Burial will be private for the family.

Memorials may be made in her name to St. John’s Church or to Hunter’s Hope Foundation, 21 Princeton Pl #12, Orchard Park, NY 14127.

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