David Thomas Martin of Lethbridge, AB, passed away at the St. Michael’s Health Centre on Friday, August 13, 2021 at the age of 84 years.
David is survived by his children: Marlene Martin (Eric), Betty (Terry) Penney, Margaret (George) Van de Coevering, Brenda (Rick) Domagala, and Scott Martin. He is also survived by his grandchildren: Victoria (Anthony), Daniel (Katie), Tony (Brandi) Penney, Kimberly, Christopher (Crystal), Craig (Lisa), Cory, and Jessie, as well as his great-grandchild Gracie Domagala.
David was predeceased by his Late wife Evelyn, his son David Martin Jr., his parents John and Margaret, his brother Bill (Phyllis; deceased), his sisters: Pat (Robert; deceased), Margaret (Clarence; deceased), Jessie (Eivind; deceased), Joan (Robert), and Lillian (Melvin).
David lived in Lethbridge and worked at C.P. Rail from August, 1954 until he retired in May, 1995. He enjoyed fishing, camping, watching hockey, baseball, or any other kind of sports. He also got into running later on in his life after his retirement.
A private family memorial gathering will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the organizations listed below or a charity of one’s choice.
Heart and Stroke Foundation
100-119, 14th Street NW, Calgary AB T2N 1Z6
Alberta Cancer Foundation
1331-29th Street NW, Calgary AB T2N 4N2
C/O Tom Baker Cancer Clinic