Gary Martin 1959–2019 Northfield—Gary Martin, age 59, passed away Wednesday evening, June 5, 2019, at Three Links Care Center. Gary John Martin was born on July 4, 1959 in Farmington, Minnesota, to Harold E. and Dorothy (Ellert) Martin. He was in rural Lakeville, attended Lakeville Schools and Dakota County A.V.T.I. In Rosemount. In 1978, Gary moved to Webster and attended school in New Prague. In 1980, he moved to the Laura Baker campus in Northfield and worked through Epic for many years. Gary enjoyed family vacations, camping trips, visiting relatives, Hot Wheels cars, comic books, his view master, bowling, watching Disney videos, playing kick ball, dogs (especial Marco), spending time with family and friends, and pancakes! Survivors include 8 sisters and brothers: Marilyn Martin of Gunnison, Colorado, Russell (Judy) of Tijeras, New Mexico, Carol (Richard) Ostlie of Lakeville, Amy (David) Tonsager of Farmington, Aleda (Robert) Fritzke of Savage, William of Lakeville, Harold of Northfield, Steven (Teresa) of Northfield; his sister-in-law, Myrna Martin of Lakeville; 14 nieces and nephews, other family members, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Richard. Visitation will be Monday, July 1, 2019, from 3:00PM - 5:30PM, with a time of sharing at 5:30PM, at the Benson & Langehough Funeral Home in Northfield. Private interment will take place at East Christiania Cemetery, rural Lakeville.

Load comments