Nelson Ray Martin

1931 - 2017


Eureka-Nelson Ray Martin, 85, of Eureka passed away at 4:35 am on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the Eureka Apostolic Christian Home.

He was born on October 27, 1931 in Metamora, IL a son of Andrew and Martha Gudeman Martin. He married Mary Ellen Wagenbach on July 6, 1952. She survives.

Also surviving are four sons, Steve (Vicki) Martin of Deer Creek, IL; Doug (Karen) Martin; Craig (Marilyn) Martin; Todd (Jo Ellen) Martin all of Eureka; one brother, Harvey(Sharon) Martin of...

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Jean Aberle

June 19, 2017 12:55 PM

Mary Ellen, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you feel the love of God, family and friends surrounding you. Blessings and Peace. Jean Aberle

Ken Koch

June 19, 2017 8:19 AM

Steve, I don't think I ever met your father, but having lost both my parents in recent years want to express my sympathy to you and your family. Life is a vapor, but thank God we have a true hope of an eternal one. Your friend over the years, Ken Koch

Carl Graf

June 17, 2017 11:37 AM

Dear Mary Ellen & Family, Such good memories we have of being with you and Nelson in Florida! You and all your family have my most heartfelt sympathy and love. May God bless and comfort you at this most difficult period of your lives. Nelson was such a good friend and brother in faith - I will miss him. Carl

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