Dennis Harold Martin

Dennis Harold Martin age 63 of Edina, MO died early Friday morning, September 27, 2013 at the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, MO.

Born March 9, 1950 in Kirksville, MO he was a son of Harold Norman and Mary Lee Mattheson.

Surviving are one daughter, Amy Stoner and her husband, Sam of Edina, MO; one son, Dewayne Hatfield and his wife, Geri of Gravois Mills, MO; five grandchildren: Brandi Howerton of Ewing, MO; Zach Howerton of Hurdland, MO; Jeremiah and Tiffany Martin of Liberty, IL; Dakota, Eric and Destiney Hatfield of Gravois Mills, MO; one sister, Sherry Spray and her husband, Alvin of Kahoka, MO; four nieces: Becky, Jeanne, Katie and Mandy and two nephews: Chris and Jesse.

Mr. Martin was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Jason Martin and one brother, Norman Martin.

Dennis was a graduate of Schuyler County High School.  For a number of years he worked as a cable installer for Kirksville Cable Television and then in Lake of the Ozarks for a cable Company. He also was in pole barn construction work in the Lancaster, MO area.

Dennis enjoyed fishing, hunting and NASCAR racing; he was a big fan of Dale Earnhardt. He was a loving father and grandpa who loved being with his family.

Visitation with a Memorial Service was held 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013 at the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO.

 

About Echo Menges

Reporter for The Edina Sentinel Covering Knox County, Missouri Since 2010