Date of Death
August 26, 2012
Place of Death
Ann Arbor, Michigan
A memorial service will be held 11:00a.m. Friday, August 31,2012
at the First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers 320 N. Main St;
Three Rivers, MI 49093 with Rev. Brenda Deily officiating.
Martin “Marty” E. Barth, age 77, of Three Rivers, passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2012 at the University of Michigan Hospital following a brief illness. He was born on Jan. 23, 1935 in Detroit, MI., the son of Martin Henry and Beatrice (Stebbins) Barth.
Marty and his late wife Jan, who preceded him in death in 2010 have been long time residents of Three Rivers. They belonged to the First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers and Marty served as Lockport Township supervisor for many years. He also co-owned and operated Barth Farms for many years prior to his passing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Janice, and one sister, Betty Lou Barth.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory, two children, Brenda Jann Barth, of Orlando, FL., son, Andrew (Mary Alice) Barth, of Columbia, S.C.; one brother, C. “Topper” (Emily) Barth, of Three Rivers. Several nieces and nephews and many friends.
Memorials may be directed to the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Envelopes available at Hohner Funeral Home in care of Marty’s arrangements, also at www.cancer.med.umich.edu/giving/make_a_ donation.shtml.