Martin F. Goetze passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at his home in Daviston, AL.

He was born Feb. 20, 1936 in Bellaire, OH, to the late Robert and Evelyn Goetze.

Martin was the CEO of Bellevue Hospital from 1977-1987; a retired engineer from General Motors; and a graduate of Ohio State University. He was highly respected by his peers and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Helen, and daughter, Stacy Thomas, both of Daviston, AL; son, Martin Goetze of Arlington Heights, IL.; brother, Richard Goetze, S.C.; and five grandchildren.