Marti Mautz Whitehouse, 65, of Zanesville, died at 3:44 A.M. on Monday, July 15, 2013, at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. She was born August 13, 1947, in Zanesville, a daughter of adoptive parents Edward and Erma Burns, and birth parents Paul and Catherine Cameron. She retired from Carskadden Optical Lab in 1987, was a member of Welsh Hills Baptist Church in Granville, Eagles Auxiliary #302, VFW Auxiliary Post #1058, DAV Auxiliary Buckeye State #8, and Richland Grange #1899. Marti was a 1965 graduate of Zanesville High School.
Surviving are two sons, Todd Hedges of Zanesville and Pat Hedges of St. Petersburg, FL; five grandchildren Kiel May, Justin May, Sarabeth May, Amber (Jacob) Miller, and Nicholas Hedges all of Zanesville; four great grandchildren Iliana Tracy, Luke Miller, Koby Miller, and Braxtin Miller; two brothers, Paul L. Cameron of Eustis, FL and Pat R. Cameron of Ridge Crest, NC; and three special kitties, T.J., Silver, and Princess Belle.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister Barbara L. Bishop; and husbands Gerald Mautz, who died January 16, 1990, and George Whitehouse, who died March 14, 2011.
Friends and family may call from 11:00 A.M. until time of funeral service at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, July 19, 2013, at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, with Rev. Dr. John Fields officiating. She will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville, between her two husbands.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muskingum County Animal Shelter: 1430 Newark Road, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
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