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Darrell "Bud" Martin

 
January 9, 1923 - September 21, 2017
 

Darrell “Bud” Martin, 94, of Springfield, died at 3:35 am, Thursday, September 21, 2017 at St. John’s Hospice. He was born in Bloomington on January 9, 1923, the son of Roy and Gladys (Heller) Martin. He married Bette Christ on June 22, 1943 and she preceded him in death on October 21, 2009.

He is survived by two sons, Craig L. Martin of Orion, IL and Steven R. Martin of Springfield; son-in-law, David Voegtlin of DeWitt, IL; eight grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter, Suzanne Voegtlin and sister, Harriet Bair.

Bud was a US Marine Corps veteran serving during WWII. He worked for the Illinois State Police and the US Marshall’s Office. He was also a member of Knox Presbyterian Church.

Private Family services are being held.

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Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Staab Funeral Home - Sherman

Address:

2626 East Andrew Rd.
Sherman, IL 62684

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Charity of Donor’s Choice.


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PRIVATE


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PRIVATE


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Staab Funeral Home - Sherman

Address:

2626 East Andrew Rd.
Sherman, IL 62684

Memorial Information

Charity of Donor’s Choice.


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