Jun 18 2016
Kevin Francis Martin, 54, passed away Sunday, June 12,
2016. He was born August 16, 1961 in Watertown, NY and had lived in
Jacksonville for the past 30 years originally from Fine, NY. Kevin was a
retired veteran of the U.S. Navy and had served in Operations Desert
Storm, Allied Force, and Enduring Freedom. His favorite pastimes were
cruising on his Harley, hunting, enjoying good food with beer, and being
the World’s Greatest Grandfather. He lived, he loved, and he laughed.
Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Marie Lee; son, Matthew Martin
“Trike” (Janessa); daughter, Stephanie Amlett (Hugh “Gibbs”); brother,
Stacey Martin (Lori); sister, Renee Fuller (Charlie); grandchildren, Mason
Martin, Evelyn Amlett; numerous other family and friends. Funeral services
will be held Monday, June 20 at 9:30am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral
Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218 with Father Jose Kulathinal officiating.
Interment with military honors will follow at the Jacksonville National
Cemetery with Chaplain Kyron Bell officiating. The family will receive
friends Sunday evening from 5-7pm at the funeral home, 714-1110. In lieu
of flowers donations may be made to the American Red Cross.