2018-05-05 / Obituaries

Urgel Armand “Marty” Martel, Jr.

Urgel Armand “Marty” Martel, Jr., 93, of 345 Oxford Rd., died Friday, May 4, 2018.  Born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, Mr. Martel was the son of the late Urgel Armand and Eva Beaulieu Martel and husband of the late Kathleen Gepfert Martel.  Mr. Martel served in the US Navy during WWII and was a member of the VFW and the American Legion.  He was a member of Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus and the Knights of St. John.  Mr. Martel was employed as a car inspector with the railroads for over 25 years.

Mr. Martel is survived by his daughter, Barbara Irene Martel Reedy and husband David, of Timberlake; one sisters, Irene Wagenseller, of High Springs, Florida; eight grandchildren, Theresa Selby, Kristen Flanagan, David Reedy, Jr., Shawn Reedy, Erin Clemente, Elizabeth Blanchard, Laura Solimini and Christopher Solimini; 26 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church.  Funeral mass will be held 5 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church, by the Father William Rodriguez.  Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 11, 2018 at St. Matthew Catholic Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be grandsons.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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