Cumberland Times-News

April 23, 2013

WILLIAM F. MARTIN SR. [Cumberland]


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — William F. Martin Sr., 89, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013 at his residence.

Born Feb. 1, 1924 in Cumberland, to the late Charles W. and Genevieve (Kesler) Martin. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty (Anderson) Martin; two sisters, Katherine Pannocine and Margaret Smith; three brothers, Charles F. Martin, James C. Martin and Jack Martin.

William retired from Wilson Hardware and formerly worked at City Furniture Co. He was Catholic by faith.

Surviving are his son, William F. Martin Jr. and wife Cora Lynn, Brunswick; daughter, Debra Lashbaugh and husband Rick, Frostburg; four grandchildren, Brian Martin and wife Laura, Middletown, Randy Martin and wife Katie, Frederick, Michael Lashbaugh and wife Marlene, Virginia Beach, Va., Krista Gordon and husband Josh, Ohio; seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Denny Martin, Cumberland; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends and family will be received at Durst Funeral Home P.A., 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 7 to 9 p.m.   

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. George Harpold officiating. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m.

Interment will be at Rest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Brian Martin, Randy Martin, Collin Martin, Rick Lashbaugh, Mike Lashbaugh and Josh Gordon

Condolences may be sent to the family at durstfuneralhome.com.