LeRoy E. Martin, 67


LeRoy E. Martin, 67, of the town of Wayne, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 4, 2013.

He was born on Dec. 26, 1945, on the family homestead in the town of Wayne to the late Edward and Martha (nee Young) Martin. LeRoy farmed in the town of Wayne until retiring in 1990 when he began delivering the Milwaukee Journal and the Washington County Post.

Leroy is survived by two sisters, Marion (Robert) Dieringer of Tigerton and Ethel Martin of Kewaskum; one brother, Winston (Geri) Martin of Kewaskum; his step-brother, Norman Martin of Kewaskum; sister-in-law, Marilyn Martin of Kewaskum; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Lois Kutz; brother, Lyle Martin; and step-brother, Wallace Martin.

A funeral service in remembrance of LeRoy will be held on Wednesday, May 8 at 1:30 p.m. at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home, 1315 W. Washington St., West Bend. The Rev. David Nothem of First Baptist Church in Campbellsport will officiate. Burial will follow in Washington County Memorial Park.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.

Memorials in remembrance of LeRoy to a charity of your choice are appreciated by the family.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.myrhum-patten.com.