Frank J. Martin, Jr. • June 19, 2017
Frank J. Martin Jr., age 86, passed away at his home of 50 years early morning of Monday June 19, 2017 in Pensacola Fl.
He was born August 9, 1930 to Frank J. Martin (Father) & Irene M. Martin (Mother) in Plattsburgh NY. Frank served in the United States Navy from 1948 – 1971 (23 years) retiring as an E7 Aviation Machinist’s Mate (reciprocating eng mech) Chief Petty Officer (ADRC). During his time in the United States Navy, Frank married Esther Rose Martin who were faithfully joined together for 45 Years until her passing in 1999. Frank & Esthers children were Rosemarie M. Naragon (Dec. 1993) & Rickey J. Martin. After Franks retirement from the Navy, he spent 30 years (1971-2000) working for Vince Whibbs Pontiac. He later on went to volunteer with the Escambia County Sheriff’s department. Frank is one of the strongest, wisest and selfless people we know. He has taught us many things but most of all to laugh and love. Anyone who has had the opportunity to meet Frank knows that kind of loving, funny & inspirational man he is.
The funeral arrangement are as follows. A viewing will be held Friday June 30, 2017 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Pensacola Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home. On Saturday July 1, 2017 his funeral service will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home at 11am.