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James S. Martin

June 8, 1936 ~ January 31, 2022 (age 85)

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James S. Martin, 85, of Brilliant, Ohio passed away peacefully at home on January 31, 2022.

He was born June 8, 1936 in Steubenville, OH to the late Stanley and Amy Jane Cherry Martin; husband to the late Myra Gaydosh Martin; father to the late James "Jeffrey" (Rhonda) Martin; and brother to the late Alice (Bill) Kuntz.

He is survived by his sister, Gladys (Richard) Toker; children Scott Martin, Lisa Martin and David (Kelly) Martin. He was a grandfather to Brittany Smith, Emily (David) Trimble, Stacey (Aaron) Dickey, Heidi (Ryan) Lemasters, Hannah Martin, Dylan (Casey) Czoka and Ellen Hanood and a great-grandfather to Addilyn, Evelyn and Aliannah Czoka, Penelope Lemasters, Grainger and Jocelynn Trimble. 

Jim was retired from Weirton Steel. He served his country in the U.S. Army at Fort Ord. Served as councilman in Brilliant and Scout Master while his boys were in the Boy Scouts.

He will be missed by all that knew and loved him including his companion Pretty Kitty. 

We are grateful for the time, love and exceptional care given to him by his granddaughter Hannah.

In following with Jim’s wishes there will be no services.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Red Cross, PO Box 37839, Boone, IA 50037-0839 or, specifically for Blood Services.

Arrangements were entrusted to Wheeler Funeral Homes, Brilliant, OH.

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