|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1920|
|Death: ||May 3, 2011|
CUNNINGHAM - Leo Albert Martin, 91, died Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at Hilltop Manor, Cunningham. Leo was born Feb. 13, 1920, to Grover Cleveland and Edna Faye Johnson Martin.
Leo married Daisy Mae Christlieb May 1, 1942, in Abilene, Texas. She survives. Leo served in the Army during WWII in the 25th Medical Battalion. He worked after the war for Safeway Stores, later Skelly Oil Company, living in Pratt, Lyons, Medicine Lodge, Larned and retiring in Cunningham. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Daisy; two sons, Gary G. and wife Lisa Martin of San Leon, Texas and Donald D. Martin of Cunningham; a sister, Betty Schreibvogel of Lakin, Kan.; and two grandchildren, Melinda Newsom of Houston, Texas, and Michael G. Martin of Woodlands, Texas. He was preceded in death by three sisters, Frances Whitman, Virginia Gray and Dena Zubeck.
Visitation will be Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Funeral service will be Friday, May 6, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the Christian Church in Cunningham with Pastor Mike McGovney presiding. Burial will be in Sylvia Cemetery, Sylvia, Kan. Memorials may be made to the Hilltop Manor in care of the mortuary. Friends may leave condolences for the family at www.larrisonmortuary.com.
Obituary added to this memorial by Dave Hall #47663089
Grover Cleveland Martin (1885 - 1926)
Velmore Cleveland Martin (1913 - 1916)*
Leo Albert Martin (1920 - 2011)
Created by: Bill Pennington
Record added: May 04, 2011
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