Ernest ‘Ernie’ Martin Maretich

SALEM — Ernest “Ernie” Martin Maretich, 81, of Salem, Ohio passed peacefully on July 22, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Ernest was born on August 4, 1939 in Campbell, Ohio to parents, Frank and Christine Maretich. At a very young age, the family relocated to Greenford, Ohio where Ernie lived for the remainder of his life.

He had been employed as a sheet metal worker for over thirty years.

Ernest leaves behind his beloved wife of sixty years, the former Judy Bush. He also leaves behind his five daughters, Chris Hollobaugh, Lori Kenney, Denise Maretich, Tara Angelilli and Lisa Maretich and his seven grandchildren, Joey, Dylan, Alyson, Alexis, Michael, Gianna and Dino.

Preceding Ernest in death were his parents; his two brothers, Ivan and Francis and his granddaughter, Alicia.

There will be a celebration of Ernie’s life that will be announced at a later date.

Please visit www.oakmeadowcremation.com to send condolences to the family.