Joe Martin, 69, passed away on
He was born
He was a member of the American Legion Post #25 and the Eagles in
Allen is preceded in death by his father, Ernest Martin, and a brother, James D. Martin.
He is survived by his mother, Violet Hurt of Princeton (whom he cared for); five children, Greg Martin, Ricky Martin, Cindy Cullivan and Brad Martin, all of Princeton, and Susie Martin of Texas; brother, John Hurt of Mt. Carmel; sister, Barbara Bruce of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his ex-wife and friend, Betty Koch of Princeton.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, July 26, at at Colvin Funeral Home in
Visitation will be from 4 until Saturday, July 25, at the funeral home.