OBITUARY ~ MARTIN FREDERICK HINTZ
December 18, 1934 ~ November 10, 2011
Martin Frederick HINTZ was born December 18, 1934 to Emil and Clella Osta JOHNSON HINTZ on a farm north west of Clarinda,
Iowa and passed away November 10, 2011.
Martin graduated from Clarinda High School in 1953. He served three years in the U.S. Army which included 16 months in
In June 1959 Martin married Wanda KINGSOLVER. To this union three sons were born; Robert Martin, Rodney Wayne and Roger
Martin graduated from Iowa State University in 1960 with a Degree in Agriculture Education. He taught vocational
Agriculture Education for six years. He was a territory sales manager for a major seed corn company for two years.
Martin then went to work for the Soil Conservation Service from which he retired in 1992.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife of 35 years; two sisters and one brother.
He is survived by his sons Robert & wife Linda, four grandchildren and 1 great grandchild of Lenox, IA, Rodney of
Neenah, Wisconsin and Roger & wife Maria and granddaughters of Boone, IA; sister Laura LOVELAND of Moravia, IA; brother
Ernest & wife Julia of Bethany, MO; nieces and nephews.
A memorial fund has been established to the William R. Bliss Cancer Center at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, IA.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, November 12 at 1:00 PM at Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home, Mount Ayr, Iowa. Interment was made at
Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda, Iowa.
Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home of Mount Ayr was in charge of arrangements.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, March of 2012
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