On Saturday, November 23, 2019, Marta A Ney passed away at age 78.
Marta was born on February 11, 1941, in Santiago, Chile. While studying at the University of Chile, she met her future husband John E, Ney a native of Pennsylvania while assigned to the NASA station in Santiago as part of the United States Space program After their wedding they were assigned to Madrid, Spain, Bermuda, and Maryland and eventually settled in Barstow, CA, where she worked as a Supervisor for the Welfare Department of San Bernadino County, California until her retirement After her retirement, she relocated to Viera, FL and dedicated herself to community service, regularly volunteering at the Suntree-Viera Library, and Wuesthoff Medical Center in Rockledge,
Marta was preceded in death by her Beloved husband, John and her mother Marta Rojas, . She is survived by her sister, Monica Best of Viera L, niece Karen Best and her husband David Slonim of Viera, nephew Johnny Best of Viera, Great Nephew Orion Slonim-Best and her stepchildren Anne Morris, of Benton , Pa Diane Ackenbach, of Wagontown , Pa, JoAnne Eckman, and Johnny Ney, pf Coatesville Pa, 11 Step grandchildren, and one step great great grandchild A memorial service will be held on Saturday,
Her companion Apollo Corapi of Cocoa Beach also lost his life in the same accident
A Catholic Prayer Service will be held at Beckman Williamson Funeral Home, 5400 Village Drive Viera, Florida at 3:00 P.M., Saturday, December 14, 2019. For more information please call 321-635-1973
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