Eugene Martin

of Gowanstown passed away peacefully and went to be with his Lord at home on Thursday, February 25, 2021 in his 77th year.  Beloved husband of Erma (Eby) Martin.  Dear father of Delphine (Dale) Kuepfer, Bernice (David) Kuepfer, Keith (Joanne) Martin, Carol (David) Brubacher, Gladys (Nelson) Rohrer, Jerrey (Kara) Martin, Jeffrey (Nicole) Martin, Ruthanne (Joseph) Horst, the late Neil Martin, Sharlene (Leslie) Brubacher and Roselyn (Stan) Brubacher.  Brother and brother-in-law of the late Edmund (Saloma) Martin, Leona (Cleason) Bauman, Wayne (Alice) Martin, the late Irene, (Edwin and Florence) Martin, Maurice (Margaret) Martin, the late Alice (Lloyd) Brubacher, Oscar (Mary Lou) Martin, Elmeda Bauman, Mervin (Mary) Eby, Alice (Abner) Martin, Irene (David) Martin, Fern (Earl) Horst and Florence (Oscar) Martin. Eugene will be missed by his 49 grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his parents Orval and Elsie Martin.  The family would like to thank friends and congregation members for their prayers and support.  They would also like to thank Care Partners and the PSW’s from ParaMed for their compassionate care.

Relatives and friends are invited for visitation and viewing at the Donegal Mennonite Church, 7021 Perth County Rd 147, Atwood, ON N0G 1B0 on Monday, March 1, 2021.  Please visit our Book Visitation Time Icon below Eugene’s notice on the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston website at www.heritagefuneralhomes.ca or by calling the Funeral Home at 519-343-3800.  Please be advised due to Covid-19, provincial restrictions are in place masks are mandatory, social distancing must be respected and only a limited number of people are allowed in the building at one time.  Please arrive five minutes before your scheduled time for the viewing.

A private Funeral Service will be held in the Donegal Mennonite Church on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. the service will be available by calling 647-478-7145 access code 993403.  The ministry from the Brookside Conservative Mennonite Church officiating. Interment at Brookside Mennonite Church cemetery.