Bloomington- Edward "Eddie" Martin, 55, of Bloomington, IL,
formerly of Roanoke, IL, passed away at 11:15 am on Monday February
3, 2014 at his residence.
He was born on May 16, 1958 in Peoria, IL to John and Dorothy Pelsy
Surviving are three brothers, John (Arlene) Martin in Flanagan, IL;
Sam (Jane) Martin of Normal, IL; Gary (Pam) Martin of Normal, IL;
one sister, Janice (Al) Horner of Bloomington, IL; and several
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Dorothy
Eddie graduated from Roanoke-Benson High School and had worked
prepping cars at Johnny Martin Chevrolet and also had farmed in the
He enjoyed the outdoors and liked collecting watches, radios and
clocks. He attended the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Church.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday February
7th at the Parkhill Mausoleum in Bloomington. Tim
Hohulin will officiate. Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Funeral Home is
assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Roanoke Apostolic
Christian Nursing Home. Online condolences may be sent to the
family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.
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