Joseph Raymond Martin, age 94, died February 4, 1991 in West Valley City, Utah.
Born January 1, 1897 in El Rito, New Mexico, a son of Ben and Lacad Gallegos Martin. Married Sarah Gallegos February 27, 1924 in El Rito, New Mexico. Retired from KCC after 30 of service.Survived by wife, Sarah; four sons and six daughters, Elivie J. Martin and Israel Joe Martin, both of Kearns; Mike R., Urda, Utah; Jerry L. and Mrs. Bernard (Betty) Truijillo, both of West Valley City; Gloria Christensen, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Alex (Ramona) Hurtado and Flora De Groshe, both of Ogden; Sadie Martinez, West Jordan; Ashley (Ruth) Rozell, Bellevue, Nebraska; one sister, Amalia Romero, Sante Fe, New Mexico; 41 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by three sons, Rueben, Billy and Lester.
Funeral services will be held Thursday 2 p.m. at McDougal Golden Rule Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road, where friends may call Wednesday, 5-8 p.m. and Thursday 1-2 p.m. Interment, Pleasant Green Cemetery.
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