Eugene Russell Martin

Feb. 17, 1932 - Oct. 10, 2013 -

Eugene Russell Martin of Milwaukie, a Molalla High School graduate, died in Oregon City on Oct. 10 at age 81.

He was born in Ladysmith, Wisc., to Ellis and Carrie Martin on Feb. 17, 1932.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Martin; son, Ronald Martin; daughters, Paula Martin, Patricia Brady and Pamela Kilcup; brothers, Ellis and Edwin Martin; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his son, Russell E. Martin; sisters, Gwendolyn Polf and Marian Oinella; brother, Otis Martin, and wife, Donna Mae Olson.

A public memorial service will be held at Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, 520 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham, on Friday, Oct. 18, at 3 p.m.