Posted: Tuesday, Apr 16th, 2013
FORT MYERS, FLA. — Martha Baxa passed away at age 96 on Nov. 27, 2012 in Fort Myers, Fla. She was born in Springfield, Ohio in 1916 to Harry L. and Dora (Kadel) Huff. Martha married Willard Baxa of Upshur County in 1941 transferring to Iowa then Minneapolis for his work. They moved to Cape Coral, Fla. in 1981 where they enjoyed their retirement near family. Willard passed in 1997. Martha leaves daughter Linda Smuder (Dave Titsch), Fort Myers; son Allen (Terri), Naples, Fla.; stepson Willard Jr. (Sue), Rochester, N.Y.; grandchildren Kristen Smuder, Tampa, Fla.; Keith Smuder, Fort Myers; Katherine Baxa, Naples; sister Isabelle Cole, Tampa; brother Harry C. (Sandi) Huff Charleston, along with many step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held Saturday, April 13, at 1 p.m., Heavener Cemetery, Buckhannon.