Thomas Richard “Tom” Martin, age 76, passed away Tuesday evening, August 28, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Thomas was born April 7, 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late Richard and Evelyn (Kuenzel) Martin.
He was a 1960 graduate of Cathedral Latin High School.
Tom retired from General Motors Lordstown Assembly with 38 years of service.
He was a member of UAW 1112.
Tom was a beekeeper, he enjoyed the outdoors, he was an avid hunter, fisherman and trapper. He also enjoyed spending time with his family.
Besides his parents, Tom is preceded in death by his sister, Mary Ann Martin.
He will be forever missed by his wife of 49 years, the former, Joyce Wheelock, who he married November 29, 1969; his children, Tom (Liz) Martin, Michelle (Chad) Haney and Jackie Martin. He also leaves a brother, Rich (Brenda) Martin and six grandchildren, Jacob, Nicholas, Emily, Ella, Addisyn and Owen.
Tom’s request was for no calling hours or services, cremation has taken place.
Funeral arrangements handled by Lane Family Funeral Homes.