In Memory of
Gordon John Martin
July 5, 1931-March 6, 2016
Gordon John Martin, 84, of Stockton CA passed away on March 6 2016 in Prescott AZ. Born in Monterey, CA and raised in Carmel Valley, CA. Gordon is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Gracelyn Martin. His children, Bill (Lynda) Martin, Kim (Tris) Boscacci, Greg (Stacy) Martin and grandchildren: Matthew Martin, Peter, William, & Alyssa Boscacci, Hunter & Christa Martin.
Gordon was a devoted U.S. Marine veteran, who served his country with distinction during the Korean War. He received numerous medals including a Purple Heart.
He served on various committees including: Jedidiah Smith Society, Disabled American Veterans, and Conference of California Historical Society.
Family and friends are invited to attend services at DeYoung Memorial Chapel at 601 N. California St., Stockton CA 95205. Visitation on Monday March 21, 2016 2-6pm, Rosary [Vigil] at 6pm. Memorial Service Tuesday March 22, 2016 at 11AM with Military Interment following at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Assistance League of Stockton &/or Disabled American Veterans Charities of San Joaquin County.