Obituary of Alvin H. Martin


Martin, Alvin H.

Passed away at his residence on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the age of 85 years.

Alvin Martin was the husband of Almeda (Martin) Martin for 63 years.

Father of Marie and Orvie Horst of Elora, Lorene and Amsey Martin of Drayton, Erma and David Horst of Elmira, Earl and Shirley of Elmira, Cleon and Ellen of Clifford.

Grandfather of 31 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Survived by brother Sidney Martin of Elmira.

Predeceased by son Oscar (1970), parents Levi and Selina (Horst) Martin, brother Ammon and Lovina Martin, sister Malinda and Henry Metzger, and sister-in-law Velina (Mrs. Sidney Martin).

The family will receive relatives and friends from 1-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019, and 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at the home of Earl and Shirley Martin, 1246 Wittick Road, Elmira.

A family service will take place at the home at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, then to Elmira Mennonite Meeting House for burial and public service.

Arrangements entrusted to the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira.