|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1951|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2013|
Robert Craig Martin of Houston passed away at Houston Hospice on February 21, 2013 after a short illness. He was born in 1951 in Melbourne, Florida and was a 1969 honor graduate of Cocoa High School. Craig earned a full scholarship to Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he graduated in 1974 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Ocean Engineering. While at MIT, Craig was a member of the Beta Nu chapter of Delta Tau Delta. After graduation, Craig was employed for more than 35 years in the oil industry in Houston having worked for Brancart and Associates, Dresser Industries, Halliburton, and most recently, Oceaneering International, Inc. In his free time, Craig enjoyed gardening, antique furniture, oriental rugs, and classical music.
Craig was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur Stephen Martin and Frances Ida Bayne Martin of Rockledge, Florida. He is survived by brothers Michael (Brenda) Martin of Bonaire, Georgia; Christopher (Sharon) Martin of Rockledge, Florida; and Jonathan Martin of Saint Augustine Beach, Florida. Craig is also survived by a niece, Marinda Martin of Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Memorial services will be scheduled later. The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to Houston Hospice, 1905 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, or to the charity of their choice.
Integrity Funeral Care
Arthur Stephen Martin (1913 - 1985)
Frances Ida Bayne Martin (1921 - 1987)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Michael S Martin
Record added: Feb 24, 2013
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