Gilbert C. Martin of Rolla, Missouri passed away Friday, February 15, 2013 at the University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. He was 88 years of age. He was born August 4, 1924 in Iron County, Missouri to the late Oscar J. Martin and Sybil (Asher) Martin.
Gilbert was united in marriage to Mary Lou (Sutton) Martin on July 10, 1965 in Salem, Missouri.
Gilbert proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers Arnold, Clifford and Cletis.
Survivors include his wife Mary Lou of the home in Rolla, two sisters-in-law Helen Martin of Boss, MO and Lily Martin of Illinois and a host of nieces and nephews other relatives and friends. A special niece Angie Hubert of St. Charles, MO.
As per Gilbert’s request there will be no funeral services or visitation. Gilbert will be laid to rest in the Boss Cemetery in Boss, Missouri.
Arrangements are under the direction of James & Gahr Mortuary of Rolla.
Online condolences may be left by visiting www.jamesgahrmortuary.com.