Floyd S. Martin
Floyd S. Martin, formerly of Superior, died Thursday, May 16, 2019, at New Perspective Assisted Living, Cloquet, Minnesota.
He was born June 24, 1925 in Superior, son of Benjamin and Clarabel Martin.
In June 1946, Jean Lagro and Floyd Martin were united in marriage.
For over 75 years, Floyd worked as a bricklayer. For many years, he was employed by Lakehead Constructors, Superior, and retired as a self-employed bricklayer. He earned his 50-year gold card from the local bricklayers' union.
Floyd was a lifelong member of Ogden Avenue Baptist Church and Bayside Baptist Church. For numerous years, Floyd was also a member of Gideons International.
Floyd enjoyed helping Jean with church banquets and her floral arrangements. They also loved spending time in Hawaii.
Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Jean on February 4, 2018, daughter, Diane Larson; and siblings.
Survivors include his son, David (Donna) Martin, of New Mexico; son-in-law, Robert Larson, of Minnesota; grandchildren, Chad (Andrea) Martin, Jennifer (Lalo) Flores, Steffany (Kyle) Bacho, Christy (Mark) Moline, Tonya (Nick) Mancuso, Brandi (Alex) Gonzales, and Tammi (Pete) Irwin; 15 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and many wonderful friends.
The family wishes to thank the staff at New Perspective for the wonderful care Floyd received.
A celebration of life will be held at Bayside Baptist Church, at a later date.
Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Superior.
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