Martin Martin (Marty)
March 24th, 1920 – January 9th, 2016 – Cedar, BC
Marty was born in Edmundston, New Brunswick March 24th 1920 and passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 9th 2016 at Malaspina Gardens – Nanaimo, BC. Pre-deceased by his wife Margaret Martin in 1994; Parents, Michel and Marie Martin; Brothers, Maurice, Raoul, and John; Sister, Nelida. Survived by Son, Randy (Marie); Daughter, Carolyn (Darryl); Grandchildren, Craig (Alisha), Scott (Andrea), Jeremy, and Shawna (Mike); Great-Grandchildren, Bria and Alena; Brothers, Roland and Gilles; Sister, Gilberte; Niece, Louise (Ron); Nephew, Charlie (Kelly), amongst many more beloved family and friends.
Marty moved to Nanaimo, British Columbia in his 20’s, he received a job during the construction of Harmac, then once Harmac was open he began a career with the company until retirement. In his free time, Marty loved to play and watch baseball, hockey, and golf. Most importantly, Marty was a loving father and grandfather. He will be remembered by his smile, kind heart, and his many jokes.
With heavy hearts, we say goodbye to a wonderful man who will never be forgotten. We will always love you and miss you dearly.
A memorial service will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church – 9735 Elm St. Chemainus, BC on January 30th at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers Marty’s wishes is for everyone to donate to the heart & stroke foundation.
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