Martha Shetler Schrock, 89, of Oakland, MD, passed away on Friday, February 19, 2021 at home surrounded by her family.
Born on October 31, 1931 in Apple Creek, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Moses L. Shetler and Mary (Miller) Shetler.
Martha was baptized in her youth upon the confession of her faith. As a faithful member of the Gortner Amish Church she served the church as a Sunday School teacher for 30 years. Martha was a devoted Christian homemaker and her hospitality was outstanding. She actively cared for those in her community and was always sharing meals with those in need. Her main focus was on the lives of her beloved grandchildren and she took pride in each one. Martha was an avid gardener and bird watcher. She also enjoyed quilting.
Martha is survived by her children, Miriam Schrock, Naomi married to Paul L. Yoder, Calvin Schrock, Barbara married to Samuel Yoder, Cora married to John Yoder, and Andrew Schrock married to Ruth, all of Oakland; grandchildren, Heidi Yoder, Geneva Yoder, Paula Yoder, Kristoph Yoder and wife Regina, Jonathan Yoder and wife Gloria, Mark Yoder and wife Angela, Joel Schrock and wife Ella Mae, Daniel Schrock and wife Carol, Rebecca Schrock, Ernie Schrock and wife Katrina, Nathan Schrock and wife Emily, Samuel Yoder, Martha Yoder, Catherine Yoder, Mary Yoder, Amanda Yoder, Jacob Yoder, Rachel Beachy and husband Silas, Rebekah Yoder, Timothy Swartzentruber and wife Amy, Matthew Beachy and wife Bethany, Michael Yoder and wife Ruth Ann, Emily Swartzentruber and husband Thomas, Abigail Yoder, Ryan Yoder, Jennifer Schrock, Anthony Schrock and wife Marlene, Joshua Schrock, Aaron Schrock and wife Abby; great grandchildren, Alivia, Erik, Kaitlyn, Elena, Alex, Kari Swartzentruber; Eli, Wyatt, Carter, Maddi, Lenya Yoder; Kaleb, Kristen and Annika Schrock; Lori, Job, and Andre Schrock; Nicholas, Mariah, Lydia Beachy; Alana and Jaminson Yoder; Trayce Schrock; Monica and Dallas Schrock; Rebecca and Eva Schrock; Lydia Beachy; three sisters, Ada Swartzentruber, Mary Shetler and Ella Shetler, all of Ohio; four brothers, Lewis and wife Marilyn, Levi and wife Amanda, Eli and wife Fannie, Norman and wife Carole, all of Ohio.
In addition to her parents, Martha was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Ernest N. Schrock in February 2014; her stepmother, Barbara (Miller) Shetler; two brothers, Uriah Shetler and Joni Shetler; a sister, Elizabeth M. Petersheim; an infant sister, Emma; a daughter-in-law, Irene A. Schrock.
Family and friends will be received at the Gortner Amish Church, 3271 Mason School Road, Oakland on Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. A funeral service will be held in the church on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 10:00 AM with Bishop Alvin Beachy officiating. Interment will follow in the Gortner Amish Church Cemetery.
The Schrock family would like to thank Lisa Sypolt and the staff of Hospice of Garrett County for the wonderful and care shown to their mother. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Garrett County, PO Box 271, Oakland, MD 21550.
The C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., Oakland is honored to serve the Schrock family at this time.
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