Martin Schwartz

Date: Friday, April 15, 2022

Time: 10:00am

Location: Isaiah Chapel

Cemetery: Wellwood Cemetery

Notes: Martin Schwartz, a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, died on April 13, 2022, days after his 96th birthday. Marty was born in his East Side NYC home on April 6, 1926 and had been a resident of Massapequa, NY for more than half a century. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Marty was employed as a Court Reporter in Civil, Criminal and Family Courts in Queens, NY until he retired at 64 years old. Marty was a lifelong, active community member who contributed to many causes. He dedicated his time to Beth-el Temple in Massapequa, as well as volunteered at a food pantry, Brunswick Hospital and Riverside Elementary School. He also taught stenography at a local business school after retirement. Marty was always ready and willing to help anyone in need. The son of Anne and Louis Schwartz. Marty was predeceased by his siblings, Mary, Abe, Sam, Sylvia and Boshe. His beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of his family: wife Marilyn; children, Howard and Mindy, Louis and Loretta, Fern and Glenn Blackman; grandchildren, Samantha, Elliot, Alex and Chandler, Sara & Lindsey. Marty married the love of his life Marilyn Leib on November 6, 1954 in Brooklyn, NY. Their romance continued over 68 years. Marty loved celebrations where he enjoyed kibitzing with friends and family, listening to music and kicking up his heels for a dance or two. Even after his stroke and living with paralysis for the last 8+ years, he used his grit and humor to persevere through the difficult days. Most of all, he loved, and is loved by his family. He was extremely proud of his children and grandchildren. Marty’s good nature, strong integrity and sense of humor will never be forgotten by those who knew him. The funeral will be held at Star of David Memorial Chapel in West Babylon on Friday April 15th at 10:00 am.

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