Edward M. Martula
Edward (Sam) Martula 76, of Hadley, died December 27, 2020 surrounded by family. Edward was born June 12, 1944 to Michael and Jennie (Zalot) Martula. Predeceased by his younger brother Peter Martula who passed away on June 6, 2020. Edward was a graduate of Hopkins Academy and then completed 2 years post-graduate work at Smith Vocational School, studying Auto Mechanics. Edward's first job after school was at Valley Automatic Transmission. He also worked at Hadley Auto Service and B & M Construction. In 1973 Edward was the first Mechanic that was hired by the Town of Hadley. He worked for the Town of Hadley for 15 years. In 1988 Edward ventured out on his own and opened Sam's Repair...