Brian John Martin
Brian John Martin passed away at Kelowna General Hospital December 28th, 2007 at the age of 65 years. Born in Calgary, AB on February 5th, 1942, Brian had lived in several communities in BC before settling in Vernon where he resided for many years. Brian was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed restoring old cars, car shows and camping with his family. He was well known for designing and installing signs and gained recognition in the media for his art of blowing glass for neon signs. Brian John Martin will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife, Loretta; sons, Jessie and Joe of Vernon, BC and Lee of Kelowna, BC; daughter, Rhonda of Vernon, BC; his grandchildren, Lakota and Adam. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 4th, 2008 at 1:00 PM at the Church of God, 5921 Silver Star Road, Vernon, BC with Pastors Victor Maksymchuk and Samuel McMahon officiating. Interment in Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Vernon, BC. Arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Vernon, BC 558-0866.