Martha V. (Sands) Kane

July 19, 1953 ~ September 13, 2021 (age 68)

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Martha V. Kane age 68 of Murrysville died Monday, September 13, 2021 in Forbes Hospital, Monroeville. She was born July 19, 1953 in New Kensington a daughter of the late Paul E. and Emma E. (Fritz) Sands. Martha was a homemaker who enjoyed, reading, writing poetry, going to the beach and Lighthouses; but most of all she enjoyed spending time with family, especially her adored grandchildren. In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Louise Sands and Lois Shaler. Surviving are her loving children; Nancy Kane of Aiken, SC, Stephen (Candice) Kane of Murrysville, Michael Kane and Matthew Kane both of Ticonderoga, NY; former husband Gerald Kane; cherished grandchildren, Tyrone, Abigail, Alisa, Caleb and Samuel Kane; 2 sisters, Mary Anne and Mia Sands. Family and friends welcome Thursday from 2-4 p.m. at the Wolfe-von Geis Funeral Home, Inc., 5701 Lincoln Ave., Export (724) 327-1400. A graveside service will be held Friday at 10:00 a.m. in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Martha’s name to the Apollo area Meals on Wheels. For directions to send flowers or to offer online condolences please visit

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September 16, 2021

2:00 AM to 4:00 AM
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Graveside Service
September 17, 2021

10:00 AM
Twin Valley Memorial Park

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