The Rev. John Martyn, 66, a retired clergy member of the Great Plains Conference, born December 26, 1954; died August 31, 2021. He served the following churches in Kansas: Graham County; Russell, Bunker Hill, Goddard, Benton and Towanda before retirement in 2020. Survivors include wife, Melinda; father, Jack (Ruth) Martyn; sons: David (Tami) Martyn, Phillip (Stephanie) Martyn; sisters: Melanie (Joe) Morsman and Shauna (Ron) Shelton; and eight grandchildren. A Celebration of Life was held September 7, 2021, at Goddard United Methodist Church, 300 N. Cedar St., Goddard, KS.