Gary G. Martin, 74, of West Lafayette, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.

He was born Monday, April 11, 1938, in Coshocton, to the late Walter and Goldie (Porcher) Martin.

He was a 1955 Newcomerstown High School graduate and retired from Simonds Industry of Newcomerstown.

He was an avid fisherman and trapper.

On Tuesday, Sept. 18, 1956, he married Bonnie Lou (Loader) Martin, who passed away Oct. 24, 2011.

He is survived by two sons, Jerry (Tammy) Martin of Newcomerstown, Jeff (Susan) Martin of Corinth, Ky.; and four grandsons, Scott (Alexandra) Martin, Eric Martin, Mitchell Martin and Matthew Martin.

Graveside services were Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, in the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Donald Silverthorne officiating.

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