Obituary of Vernal Martin
Passed away peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2018 at Listowel Memorial Hospital, at the age of 92 years. Vernal was the husband of the late Salome (Horst) Martin (2016). Father of Esther and Joseph Brubacher of Wallenstein, Lucille and Mervin Martin of Listowel, Elverne and Grace of West Montrose, Earl and Fern of Elora, Bruce and RuthAnn of West Montrose, Anne and Larry Wideman of Clifford, and Linda and Leroy Wideman of Drayton. Grandfather of 30 grandchildren and 56 great-grandchildren. Brother of Aleda Horst. Predeceased by his parents Clayton and Lucinda Martin, brother Ornan and Eileen Martin, sister Elma and Bruce Bauman, brother-in-law Elmer Horst, two grandsons, and a great-grandson. The family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 6:30-9 p.m. and Monday, July 30, 2018 from 2-4:30 and 6-8 p.m. at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S., Elmira. A family service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 9 a.m. then to Montrose Mennonite Meeting House for burial and public service.
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