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Today, Jack Martin is in Heaven with his wife, Donna and his son, Bill. He is survived by his daughter, Marlene Jablonka (Phil), son Bruce (Tammy), daughter-in-law, Diane, four grandchildren, Jared, Jeff and Evan Jablonka, Stacy Martin, great-grandson, William and guard dog, Buddy.

Jack was born January 7, 1932,  to Lucille Dunn and William Martin in Woodsfield, Ohio. Jack was a devoted husband, loving dad and proud PaPa. He leaves many friends both here and in Florida. He was a member of the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church.

Jack’s family would like to thank his caregivers, Karen Postlewait, Barbara Hretzik, Adriene McCardle, Shannon Bowen, Tee Saffell, Fran Bowen and Billie Jo Bowen; his nurses from Amedisys Hospice; his many caring neighbors and Reverend Randy and Candy Weaver.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 13 at 4:00 pm at the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside with Reverend Randy Weaver Weaver officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the William R. Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund, Shadyside Alumni Association P.O. Box 176 Shadyside, Ohio 43947 or the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church by going to

Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory Shadyside, Ohio.