Robert E. Martin, 88, of Mount Pleasant, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday, January 29, 2018.
Bob was an active member of the Latrobe Presbyterian Church where he was a founding member of the Caring Christians. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served with the US Army.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Albert E. Martin, Jr., and his sister, Ethel Martin. He is survived by his loving family: his wife of 67 years, Rose Marie, his daughter, Virginia Carr (Owen) of Westfield, NY, his son Ted Martin (Linda) of New Tripoli, PA, his daughter, Kathleen Ackerman (Ron) of Latrobe, seven grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
Friends will be received Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc., 1500 Ligonier St., Latrobe. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11:00 AM in Unity Chapel, 114 Chapel Lane, Latrobe, with his pastor, the Rev. Clark R. Kerr officiating. Everyone please go directly to Unity Chapel. Private interment will be in Unity Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org.