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“I worked with Martin at Heraeus Kulzer in South Bend.He was a very proud man who always did everything he could to help others.I had the privilege of...Read More »
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“Very sorry to hear of Martin's passing. I really enjoyed working with him at Heraeus Kulzer over the years. He was always there to fix any IT issues...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Jamie Palmer - Plymouth, IN

Martin E. Bean, 62, of Granger, Indiana passed away at 4:52 p.m., Monday, October 10, 2016 in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. Marty was born on February 28, 1954 in Mt. Vernon, Illinois to Philip Martin and Mary Belle (Briesacher) Bean. Martin had lived in the South Bend area since 1991. Martin had been employed as a Professional IT Specialist with Heraeus Dental in South Bend. He had started his employment with Columbus Dental in St. Louis, Missouri and was transferred to the Bayer Corporation in South Bend. Bayer was acquired by Miles and then Heraeus. On September 14, 1974 in Mt. Vernon, Illinois he married Sue A. Rainey, who survives. Also surviving are his three children, Breona (Adil) El Azaoui of Granger, Indiana, Shane Bean of Granger, Indiana and Craig (Mindy) Bean of South Bend, Indiana; seven grandchildren, Averi, Hayden, Gabriel, Claire, Cody, Zander, and Trinity; three sisters, Phylis (Dean) Bernard of Bonnie, Illinois, Tana (Dale) Bernard of Bealeton, Virginia and Marsha Jones of Sesser, Illinois; one brother, Philip (Shelby) Bean of Texico, Illinois; his boxer, Hunter; and his loving extended family. Marty was preceded in death by his parents, Philip and Mary Bean; and his brother Perry Bean. Funeral Services will be held at 11am, Saturday, October 15, 2016 in the Osborn Funeral Home, Dix, Illinois. Burial will follow in Jordan Chapel Cemetery, Texico, Illinois. A visitation will take place from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Friday in the funeral home. Kaniewski Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements. Marty was a volunteer for the St. Joseph County Police Department. He enjoyed St. Louis Cardinal Baseball, RC Model Plane Flying, and Karaoke. He was very proud to have opportunity to fly a helicopter in the mountains. Memorial Contributions may be directed to the Antioch Church in Texico, Illinois.

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