Frank Martin

Obituary of Frank Martin

Frank Patrick Kenneth Martin, age 87 died on March 2, 2017 at his home in Pitman where he lived since 1997. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Frank graduated from West Catholic High School in 1947. He lived in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia before moving to Pitman. Frank was a Machinist and retired from Brenner Tool & Die, Inc. He was a member of the Penn Athletic Club Rowing Association Crew Team and enjoyed the Dad Vail Regatta in Philadelphia. Frank is survived by his wife of 32 years Marian R. (nee Vile), children Maureen (Simon) Grindrod, Stephen (Vicki), Peter, predeceased, (Joanne), grandchildren Megan, Patrick, Jennifer, Peter, Benjamin, Christopher, Chad, brother Joseph and sister Therése Humphreys. He was predeceased by his siblings Suzanne, Ghislaine, Genevieve, Pierre, Marion and John. Friends may greet the family on Friday 7-9pm and Saturday after 10am in the Kelley Funeral Home, 125 Pitman Ave, Pitman, NJ. Funeral service will Saturday at 11am. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude's Hospital for Children, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Shriners Hospital for Children at www.shrinershospital.org. Memories may be shared at www.kelleyfhpitman.com.