Friday, 18 September 2009 00:00
Robert A. Martin, 82, of Manhasset, died peacefully on Sept. 8, 2009 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Lafayette, Indiana on Oct. 20, 1926.
He was the beloved husband of Alvina and cherished father of Robert, Jamie, Christopher and Timothy, the loving and proud grandfather of Robert, Jeffrey, Andrew, Gregory, Michael, Ryan, Blake and Casey, and the loving great grandfather of Andrew, Addison, Cullen, Robert and Emma. Martin was a proud veteran of WWII. Well respected and truly loved by all who knew him, he will be dearly missed and remain in our hearts forever.
There was a private family gathering and celebration of his life. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the North Shore Animal League, 25 Davis Ave., Port Washington, NY 11050 or the American Stroke Assoc., 1 Union St., Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691.