Edward Gordon Martin

Mr. Edward Gordon Martin passed away at Durand Manor, Golden on Thursday, February 26th, 2009 at the age of 86 years. A Memorial Service will be held at the Golden Legion Hall on Saturday afternoon, March 28th, 2009 at 2 p.m.

Ed was born in Young, Saskatchewan on

December 18, 1922 and had lived in Revelstoke from 1946 to 1969, prior to moving to Golden in 1969. Ed was a veteran of World War 2 and served overseas from April 1944 to the summer of 1946.

Ed was predeceased by his wife Marie in 2005. He is survived by five children: Rod (Linda) Martin of Okotoks, Alberta, Kerwin (Bonnie) Martin of Millet, Alberta, Kim of Mill Bay, Sharon Papirik of Golden and Alfie of Castlegar as well as more than 15 grandchildren.

Arrangements were in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.