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Thomas Martin

Thomas E. Martin
CLEVELAND – Thomas Edward Martin, 65, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the Cleveland Clinic.
The son of George and Mary (Hughes) Martin, Tom was born on April 9, 1952 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Tom enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and served from 1971 to 1975. A true patriot, Tom believed in serving his country.
On October 26, 1971 Tom and Carol Evans were united in marriage. They have celebrated many milestones in their marriage and created many memories along life’s way.
Tom was a deputy and EMT for Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Department in late 70’s and was employed at Iten Industries in the maintenance department.
Tom was an accomplished radio controlled plane enthusiast, he could crash any one of them. He enjoyed riding his motorcycles, there was never a bad day to ride, some days were just better than others. His great sense of humor helped when he would tell fish stories about the one that got way.
Tom will be remembered for his strong work ethic; he believed in hard work and passed that on to his children. He loved and supported his family and they were his greatest treasure.
Tom is survived by his wife, Carol Martin of Ashtabula; children, Thomas Martin,II of Jefferson, Christy Bland of Conneaut, Angela Williams also of Jefferson, Brandon(Robin) Martin of Missouri, Pamela Martin of Pierpont, and Jasmine Martin of Ashtabula; thirteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren; sister, Katrina Barton of Shaker heights, and Hellen Young of Geneva; loving nieces and nephews.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be at 3:00PM on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Ducro Funeral Home, 4524 elm avenue, Ashtabula, Ohio, 44004.
Visitation will be from 2:00PM until 3:00PM also on Friday, December 22, 2017.
If desired contributions in Tom’s name may be made to The Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center,10701 East Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio, 44106
DUCRO FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 4524 Elm Avenue, Ashtabula, Ohio is handling arrangements




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