Stephen G. Martin
August 02, 2014


Mr. Stephen G. Martin, 67, of Covington Twp., passed away Saturday, August 2, 2014, at the VNA Hospice Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.

Born in Duryea, he was the son of the late George and Anna Danko Martin. He was a graduate of Northeast High School, Class of 1965. He served in the United States Coast Guard during the Vietnam War. Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a truck driver.

He was proceeded in death by a sister, Sister Georgeann Martin, SSCM.

He and his wife, the former Jeanette Menze, celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary this past July 19th.

Also surviving are:
Daughter, Karen Simyan and her husband, John, of Covington Twp.
Daughter, Renee Martin of Roswell, New Mexico
Son, Brian Dierks and his wife, Sheila, of Stienville
Son, Eric Dierks and his wife, Barbara, of Forest City
Son, Steven Dierks of Covington, Twp.

Grandson, Blake Dierks
Grandson, Evan Dierks
Grandson, Andrew Simyan

Brother, George Martin and his wife, Eileen, of Avoca
Nieces and Nephews

Funeral services and interment will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea. To leave the family an online condolence, please visit the funeral homes website:

Guestbook Entries

Thinking of you during this time. Sorry for your loss.

Shannon Albin (almost 6 years ago)

Heartfelt condolences to the Martin family for their recent loss. May cherished memories of Stephen bring peace, comfort and a smile in the days ahead.

VNA Hospice Staff and Volunteers (almost 6 years ago)

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