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Martha L. Beechler

By T.J. Woodward

Martha L. Beechler, 81, of Oakfield, passed away on November 22, 2022. She was born in Pennsylvania on September 15, 1941 to the late Thomas and Lucille (Fatheringham) Way. In addition to her parents, Martha is predeceased by her husband; Alton C. Beechler Sr., son Ken Beechler; daughter Debra Beechler; sisters Margo Vanderkooi and Thomasina Spencer.

Martha was co-owner with her husband, Skip of AL-MAR Dairy Farms in Bennington. Martha also retired from Chapin MFG. in Batavia. She also enjoyed doing ceramics and crafts.

She is survived by her children; Alton C. (Dace) Beechler Jr. of GA, Thomas (Nanette) Beechler of Bennington, Scott (Kellie) Beechler of Stafford and Vickie Pfeffer; siblings Patricia (George) Scott of OR., and James Way of OR; special niece Rhonda Barone of Batavia; 13 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren, along with many nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours and Services will be held privately for the family. She will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery in Attica.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be to the Oakfield Fire Department 20 Albert St. Oakfield, NY 14125. To leave a message of condolence please visit Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street, Batavia, New York 14020.

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