MARTIN, Sherwood Reginald - Entered his eternal home surrounded by family at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Palliative Care, on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 90 years of age having served his Lord and Saviour from a young age.
Sherwood was born on October 2, 1926 in Musclow, Ontario to Les and Effie Martin. He married Helen Scriver, (deceased) on June 4, 1949 in Peterborough and they began raising their family. Proud dad to Bill (Ester), late Betty (Paul Simpson), Robert (Lisa) and Kevin (Vonda).
Cherished grandpa of Tanya, Josh (Andrea), Bryan (Melanie), Erin, Rebekah, Amanda, Catherine, Brittany and Kyle. Loving great grandpa of Mya, Aselyn, Keegan, Evan, Addilyn, Grayden, Dean, Trent, Peter, Mitchell and Jaxson.
Dear brother to Lionel (Arlie), Linda Brant (Al) and the late Ed (late Flora). Mr. Martin will be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visitation will take place at Comstock-Kaye Life Celebration Centre, Peterborough on Wednesday, October 12th from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Funeral Service will be on Thursday, October 13th at 1:00 p.m. at Northview Community Church with visitation from 12:00 – 1:00 pm.
The family would like to sincerely thank Dr. Gibson and all the medical staff of the Palliative Care Unit at PRHC for their dedication, care and compassion expressed to Sherwood during his stay with them.
Memorial donations to Northview Benevolent Fund would be appreciated.