Charles C. (Cal) Martin
Residence: Monticello, (formerly of Monon), Indiana
Died: Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Location: White County Memorial Hospital, of Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 91
Date of Birth: Wednesday, March 07, 1917
Birth place:
 
 
Father: John Henry Samuel Martin  
Mother: Mary Elizabeth Wileman  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Monon, Indiana for 25 years, coming from Hebron, Indiana
Funeral Date: Saturday, April 04, 2009
Funeral Location: 11:00 a.m., Celebration of Life Service at the Monticello Christian Church, 1002 Airport Road, Monticello, Indiana 47960
Clergy: Rev. Chris Dodson of the Monticello Christian Church in Monticello, Indiana
Burial will take place: Private family services
Visitation will be:
Biographical Information: Cal had lived in the Monon, Indiana area for 25 years, coming from Hebron, Indiana. He was a member of the Monticello Christian Church of Monticello, Indiana. Cal had been a Journeyman Electrician for over 62 years with the Local Union 531 in LaPorte, Indiana. He was also a member of the Hebron Masonic Lodge F. & A.M. #502 and the Order of Eastern Star #119 both of Hebron, Indiana. Cal was a Boy Scout leader for several years for the Boone Grove Troop 19 in Boone Grove, Indiana. He was a Sunday School Superintendent at the Boone Grove Christian Church. Cal was a member of the Indiana Grange Association (a rural Farming Association in Lowell, Indiana) and was a Indiana Corn Husker with the Indiana Corn Huskers Association. During WWII Cal was ordered up to the Steel Mills in Northern Indiana to keep them running since he was a Proficient Journeyman Electrician. He worked seven days a week getting only a few hours a day off for rest. He joined the C.C.C's (Civil Conservation Corp)in Princeton, Indiana, and was a great inventor of his time. Cal was a co-founder and former co-owner of "The Martin Corporation", an electrical contracting firm formerly of Hebron, Indiana.
Special Services: A special Celebration of Life Service will be on Saturday, April 4, 2009, at the Monticello Christian Church, 10002 Airport Road, Monticello, Indiana 47960
Memorial Information: May be given to the Monticello Christian Church Building Fund, Monticello, Indiana. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On April 29, 1939 in Hammond, Indiana he married Leona June Clark. She died September 9, 1999.
Survivors include:
Sons,
Charles W. (wife Deloris) Martin, of Remington, Indiana,
Clifford "Cliff" (wife Donna) Martin, of Monon, Indiana,
Walter (wife Lorraine) Martin, of Oregon City, Oregon;

Daughters,
Donna (husband Clifford "Cliff") Martin, of Monon, Indiana,
Leona Martin, of Happy Valley, California;

Grandsons,
Dale (wife Mary) Martin, Nathan (wife Tish) Martin, Daniel Martin,
Russell Martin, and John (wife Valerie) Martin;

Granddaughter,
Kristine Martin;

14 Great-Grandchildren and 1 Great-Great-Granddaughter.



Preceded in Death:
5 Sisters, 1 Brother, and 1 Great-Grandson
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home