- January 13, 1951 - March 27, 2015
- Koontz Lake, Indiana
of D.C.'s Passing
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“Danny(DC) you are truly going to be missed, I do not have the word to describe how I feel. You were a great brother/friend & you helped so many that...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“I will miss the best neighbor in the world....thanks for everything you did for us...and the laughs
2 of 29 | Posted by: kathy cooper - walkerton, IN
“This picture will be forever imprinted in my heart. My heart still aches but my tears have slowed a little. Their are no words I can express of our...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Janet Murphy - San Dimas, CA
“Hard tO believe you are gone. The memories are overwhelming. We miss you and love you. I know you are with Mom, Dad and all the other relatives.
11 of 29 | Posted by: phyllis sands - ferrelview, MO
“Leah, Keith, Danny and Tom may God comfort you at this time and bless you with great memories.
12 of 29 | Posted by: Greg and Tracy Lynn - Friend
“I worked with Danny many years ago. Danny was great to work with and I held him held in high regard. My sympathies to the family.
13 of 29 | Posted by: Dick Smith - Hannibal, MO
“R.I.P DC Will really miss the spirited conversations we shared in Troys barn.
14 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“Our deepest condolences at this difficult time,My God give you strength thoughts and prayers for all the family !wbtij
15 of 29 | Posted by: urbano and irma elizondo - IN
“I love you uncle Danny , you meant the world to me , you always kept me smiling and laughing you will truly be missed ! Say hi to granny and papa for...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: Samantha brown - Byhalia, MS
“May God bring peace and comfort to the family as Danny is now rejoicing in Heaven at the feet of our Lord, reunited with his beloved parents.
17 of 29 | Posted by: Joanne Murdock - Harlem, GA
“With a heavy heart, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sorry for your loss. Patti Micciulli
18 of 29 | Posted by: Patti Micciulli - Aurora, CO
“Danny you are missed by all. What a wonderful brother, amazing father and Paw you were. You truly left a wonderful legacy. And you left your imprint...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: phyllis sands - ferrelview, MO
“God bless and God speed on the next phase of your adventure that we call our life may it contain great joy
20 of 29 | Posted by: Diver Dan
“You will be missed Danny...
21 of 29 | Posted by: Richard Phillips - Luttrell, TN
“Will remember all the good times and look forward to many more when we're all together again.....Love and miss you always, your sister Debbie!
22 of 29 | Posted by: Debbie Bock - Denver, CO
“To Danny's FamilyI was deeply saddened by the news of Danny's passing. My heart felt condolences to you and your family. I had worked several years...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: Mitch Mitchell - Cincinnati, OH
“Leah & Keith & Family, our prayers & thought go out you & your Family. God be with you & comfort you thru this difficult time. In Christian Love,...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Carolyn slates
“the dominko & cielsa families send their deepest sympathies on the passing of a wonderful cousin,brother,dad,uncle, grandpa & friend !!
25 of 29 | Posted by: tom dominko - hampton, NJ
“From the Brown family. You will truely be missed. We love you Danny. Fly high sweet man.
26 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“Helen and I send our utmost sincere condolances. I met D.C. in 1974 when I got out of the Navy and moved back to NL. He and I hooked up as team...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Bill & Helen Doan - Foley, AL
“From my family to yours, let the sadness be replaced by warm memories. You are all in our thoughts
28 of 29 | Posted by: Brian and Sherry Hupp
“Sorry for your loss and God bless you and your family.
29 of 29 | Posted by: Paul Desmith - Elkhart, IN
Rannells Funeral Home
Koontz Lake-D.C. Martin Sr., 64, passed away at his home on Friday, March 27, 2015.
D.C. was born January 13, 1951, in Frederick, OK, to Andrew and Imogene (Smart) Martin. He was a retired employee of Norfolk Southern Railroad in Valparaiso. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signal Maintainers. He enjoyed traveling in his RV, spending time with his grandchildren, and taking care of Charlie. He will be remembered for his commitment to helping others.
Survivors include one daughter, Leah (Keith) Oden of Plymouth; two sons, Thomas (Erin) Martin of Lewisville, TX and Danny Martin Jr. of Koontz Lake; grandchildren, Chase, Emily, and Colton Oden and Mackenzie, Tristan, and Camden Martin; five sisters, Jerry Martin of Georgia, Sherry Brown of Florida, twin sisters, Janet (Michael) Murphy of California and Debbie Bock of Colorado, and Phyllis (Ed) Sands of Missouri; and one brother, Gary Martin of Oklahoma. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) in Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel. Cremation will follow. Friends may call Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET and Thursday one hour prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Heart Association.
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