Orlan W. Martin

Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the age of 78 years.

Orlan W. Martin of 1045 Geddes St., Hawkesville, was the beloved husband of Edna (Bearinger) Martin.

Dear father of Ruth Martin of Hawkesville, Miriam and Clayton Martin of Gowanstown, Murray and Bernice Martin of St. Jacobs, Timothy and Susan Martin of Wallenstein, Clare and Kathryn Martin of Wallenstein, Laurie and Mark Wideman of New Liskeard, Lucille and Lawrence Wideman of Listowel, Gerald and Rosalie Martin of Glen Allen.

Fondly remembered by 38 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Brother of Esther (Oliver) Bowman, Sarah Martin, Salome (Ivan) Martin, Melvin (Esther) Martin, Lovina (Osiah) Horst, Seleda (Elo) Martin, Bertha (Ivan) Weber, Cleason (Salome) Martin, Clarence (Carolyn) Martin, and brother-in-law of Selina Martin.

Predeceased by parents Owen and Martha (Wideman) Martin and brother Edward Martin.

Visitation for relatives and friends will take place on Monday, March 25, 2019 from 1-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. and Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 1-4 p.m. at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S., Elmira. A family service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 9 a.m. then to Martins Mennonite Meeting House for burial and public service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Mennonite Disaster Service or Christian Aid Ministries would be appreciated.