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David F. Martin, 85, died Monday April 28, 2014.
He was born May 2, 1928, in Fort Wayne to the late Harold and Grace Martin. He retired after 20 years as owner and operator of Martin Laboratory, a T.V. business.
After that he was a projectionist. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and a member of the Waynedale United Methodist Church, past president of the Columbia City and Waynedale Golden K. Kiwanis.
Surviving relatives include his sons, Keith (Deb) Martin and Gregory L. Martin; brother, Harold â€śJimâ€ť Martin; sisters, Glendora Greulach and Ellen Klopfenstein; and grandchildren, Kendra and Aubrey.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Delores in 2012, and son and daughter-in-law, Edwin and Deb Martin in 1976.
Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Rd., with calling one hour prior to service.
There will be calling at the funeral home Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens Cemetery. To send online condolences, visit www.covingtonmemorial.com.