Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Roy Franklin Martin

Male 1918 - 2012  (94 years)


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  • Name Roy Franklin Martin 
    Born 25 Jun 1918  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1939  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1966  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-175735 
    Died 27 Jun 2012  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I175735  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Oscar Martin,   b. 30 Jul 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1952  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Edna Shantz,   b. 7 Mar 1894, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1991, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1915  [4
    Family ID F6154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Lavina Kropf,   b. 18 Mar 1920, Poole, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 2015, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1939  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Gary Franklin Martin
     2. Linda Elaine Martin,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. James Bruce "Jim" Martin
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F50681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1939 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1939 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1966 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jun 2012 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • MARTIN, Roy Franklin 1918 - 2012 Passed away at Forest Heights Long Term Care Facility on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at the age of 94 years. Roy Franklin Martin, loving husband of Alice Martin (nee) Kropf. Dear father of Gary Martin (Doris), Linda Ayers, and Jim Martin (Reta). Loving grandfather of Becky (Adam), Jeff, Danny (Maureen), Tim (Stephanie), Grant (Tammy) and Andrea. Great- grandfather of Brandyn, Dylan, Mikayla, Avery, and Ava. Predeceased by his parents Oscar and Edna Martin and his brothers Morris and Robert. Roy was self employed as a manufacturing agent while continuing to work the family farm in North Waterloo. Roy enjoyed the game of golf and loved spending time at his cottage. Friends are invited to share their memories of Roy with his family during visitation at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home , 171 King Street South, Waterloo, on Friday, June 29, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 2 p.m. A reception will immediately follow in the Fireside Reception Room of the funeral home. Cremation to follow at Parkview Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy, condolences for the family and donations to the Alzheimer Society may be arranged through the funeral home at 519-745-8445 or www.erbgood.com.

      Waterloo Region Record 28 Jun 2012

  • Sources 
    1. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Roy Franklin Martin - 28 Jun 2012.

    2. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, 2 Sep 1939 pg 15.
      MARTIN - KROPF Sept. 2, 1939. Roy F. Martin to Alice L. Kropf, both of Waterloo.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of John L. Kropf - 15 Oct 1966.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 30, 1952 - Obituary of Oscar Martin.