Martha M. Redcay, 90, Ephrata, Woolworth worker, enjoyed traveling, photography

By on January 21, 2015

Martha M. (Martzall) Deibler Redcay, 90, of Ephrata, passed away Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at Ephrata Manor.

She was born in Lincoln to the late Harry and Elsie (Mohler) Martzall.

Martha was a member of the Hope United Methodist Church in Ephrata and enjoyed traveling, photography, and reading. She worked for F.W. Woolworth Co. from 1977 to 1989 and she worked part-time for Martin’s Country Market in Ephrata.

Martha is survived by a stepson: Augustus Deibler Jr. of Reading; a step-daughter: Mary Jane Wiggins of Lancaster; two brothers: Mark Martzall and Melvin Martzall, both of Lititz; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by first husband: Augustus Diebler Sr.; husband: Adam W. Redcay; a stepson: Larry L. Redcay; two stepdaughters: Jean F. Lindberg and Wanda J. Lindberg; and a brother: Nathan Martzall.

A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Stradling Funeral Home, 201 Church Ave., Ephrata. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with the Rev. A. Richard Erisman officiating. Interment will take place in the Mohler’s Brethren Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Martha’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at

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