William Douglas “Bill” Martin

June 10, 2016


Martin, William Douglas “Bill” – It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of William Douglas Martin “Bill”, in his 88th year, after his battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents Wm and Blanche; his brother Ambrose; first wife Doris; and step daughter Bonnie Butler. Leaving to mourn devoted partner and caregiver Bernice Butler; daughter Sandra (Dick) Squires, St. Philip’s; son Steve (Judy) Beckwith, Holyrood; daughter Brenda (Fred) Mate, Nova Scotia; stepson John Butler, Springdale; stepdaughter Crystal (George) Delaney, St. Philip’s; 9 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sisters Joyce Snow (late Al King), Rowena Sharpe (late David), Verna Bennett (late Frank); sister in law Fern Butler; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Special thank you to the doctors, nurses and support staff at Ross Family Medical Centre, Dr. Caroline Stringer and Dr. Roger Butler and also a special thank you to the staff at the Palliative Care Unit. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Monday, June 13 at 2 p.m. from St. Philip’s Anglican Church. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the St. Philip`s Anglican Church Cemetery Fund.



2-4 p.m. on June 11, 2016

7-9 p.m. on June 11, 2016

2-4 p.m. on June 12, 2016

7-9 p.m. on June 12, 2016

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