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Robert  Martin, Jr.

Memorial for Robert Martin, Jr.

Born in Kyle, Texas on Nov. 4, 1925
Departed on Aug. 18, 2011 and resided in Austin, TX.
Visitation: Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011
09:00 am - 7:00 pm
Service: Friday, Aug. 26, 2011
12 pm
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
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Robert Martin, Jr., age 85, departed this life the evening of August 18, 2011 to be reunited once again with his loving wife Ruth Martin.

Robert was born in Austin, Texas to Robert and Rena Leonard Martin. The only son of five children, sisters included Wlllie Lee, Catherine, Rosie Lee, and Mamie.

Robert was a WWII Veteran and traveled throughout the world while serving in the United State military.

On June 20, 1947 he wed the love of his life Ruth Martin. Although they never had children, Robert and Ruth were like parents to many of their nieces and nephews. Close friends knew they could always depend on Robert and Ruth to love and care for their children. They were dearly loved.

Robert and Ruth made their home in Oakland, California for many years. In 1985, they returned to Austin to be closer to his loving mother Rena Leonard Martin.

Robert held a special place in his heart for nieces Agnes Labuzan and Phyllis Arlene McKenzie. He loved them both deeply. He will always be remembered for excorting Phyllis down the aisle during her wedding to Norris McKenzie.

Robert is preceded in death by his wife Ruth; his parents Robert Martin, Sr. and Rena Leonard Martin; four sisters, Willie Lee, Catherine, Rosie Lee, and Mamie Lee.

Robert Martin, Jr, is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of close family and friends.

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