Wendell Eugene Martin, 67, of Norwalk, died Thursday, March 13, 2008, in Twilight Gardens Home in Norwalk.
He was born July 12, 1940, in Norwalk where he lived all of his life. He was one of 11 children born to Emma Marie (Gibson) Martin and George Dewey Martin.
He is survived by his wife, Penny Jean (Blinn) Martin of Norwalk, whom he married May 23, 1980, at First Christian Church; sisters,Marjorie Martin of Sandusky, Georgean Sholes of Norwalk,Jeanette Mirth of Bowling Green and Geraldine Rogers ofWellington, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his brother, George Martin III; and sisters, Cora Sholes, AudreyCummings, Ester Brown, Mary Lucal and Betty Martin.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. Monday until services at 1 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk.
The Rev. Brian White, pastor of Calvary Lighthouse Church, will officiate. Burial will follow atWoodlawn Cemetery in Norwalk.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to Christie Lane Workshop, 306 S. Norwalk Road, Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be sent tonorwalkfuneral.com.