McDONALD - Wesley D. ''Wes'' Martin, 64, of McDonald, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Northside Medical Center.
Wes was born May 1, 1948, in Youngstown, the son of the late William H. and Hazel Ryan Martin.
He retired in 2008 from the street department at the Village of McDonald after 20 years, and was an U.S. Army veteran, serving during Vietnam.
Wes was a member of the IFH Club of Girard, Army-Navy Garrison 360 of Liberty and the Austintown Eagles Lodge.
He loved golfing and bocce and was an avid Miami Dolphins and Ohio State fan.
He is survived by his wife, the former Karen Walter; brothers, Thomas (Mary) Martin and Richard (Lori) Martin, both of McDonald; sister, Betty (Regie) Buser, a half sister, Carol (Mel) Hetrick, both of Girard; nephew, Ryan Martin, and niece, Kim Portolese; sister-in-law, Barbara Walter of North Canton; a close friend, Kim Cavnah; and many great-nieces and -nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard, where the family will receive relatives and friends 5 to 8 p.m. Monday.
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