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OBITUARY

Edward E. Martin

March 25, 1937May 28, 2019
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Edward E. Martin, age 82 of Fairhaven, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in his residence on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. He was the loving husband of Connie M. (Teixeira) Martin to whom he had been happily married for 43 years.

Born in Boston, a son of the late Harry Martin and Marjorie Gallop, he was a longtime Fairhaven resident. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and served in the Korean War. He and his wife Connie, were the owners of Gene’s Famous Seafood in Fairhaven for over 40 Years. He loved his family and enjoyed traveling. He was a longtime member of the Star in the East Masonic Lodge, New Bedford; the Alleppo Shriners of Wilmington, the VFW Post 2892 Fairhaven and the Elks Lodge 118, New Bedford.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by a son, James Martin of Fairhaven; a daughter, Danielle Barksdale of New Bedford; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a large loving family. He was the father of the late Theresa Hardin and brother of the late Donald, Harry and Carlton “Red” Martin.

Should anyone wish to make a donation in his memory please donate to: Shriner's Hospitals for Children, 51 Blossom St, Boston, MA 02114

Private arrangements are in the care of WARING-SULLIVAN HOME at FAIRLAWN, 180 Washington Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719. To leave a note of condolence: www.waring-sullivan.com

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Teresa Teixeira

June 5, 2019

Rest in peace

Debbie Moreau

June 4, 2019

So sorry for your loss Connie and James. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Angie Cordones

June 4, 2019

Sorry for your loss he was a good guy loved his kids to pieces 🙏🙏🙏

Don and Sue Dubreuil

June 4, 2019

To Danielle and Donald and to all those who loved him... find strength in each other and may your memories be comfort in the upcoming days. May He Rest In Peace .

Lori Martin

June 3, 2019

I’m truly sorry to hear of the passing of Eddie.. he will be missed by many there and beyond.. you are in my thoughts and prayers as your journey in life continues without him...
my condolences to you Connie, James and Danelle..
Love your sister-in-law,
Lori
Red’s widow

Michael McNair

June 3, 2019

Deepest Sympathy to Connie, James and Danielle. Loved working at Gene's back in the 70's....

Darlene Pollitt

June 3, 2019

My condolences to Connie and family. You are all in my prayers.

Diane Gallant (Jarvis)

June 3, 2019

I am sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Martin. My prayers to the family and Mr. Martin. May his soul rest in peace. 🙏🙏

Donald Barksdale

June 1, 2019

Eddie,
It was a Pleasure to know you; you will be Missed Dearly; REST IN PEACE.
Your Son-In-Law
Donald

Danielle Barksdale

June 1, 2019

Dad,
I will Love and Miss You until my Heart stops Beating.
Your Loving Daughter
Danielle

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Biography

Edward E. Martin, age 82 of Fairhaven, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in his residence on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. He was the loving husband of Connie M. (Teixeira) Martin to whom he had been happily married for 43 years.

Born in Boston, a son of the late Harry Martin and Marjorie Gallop, he was a longtime Fairhaven resident. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and served in the Korean War. He and his wife Connie, were the owners of Gene’s Famous Seafood in Fairhaven for over 40 Years. He loved his family and enjoyed traveling. He was a longtime member of the Star in the East Masonic Lodge, New Bedford; the Alleppo Shriners of Wilmington, the VFW Post 2892 Fairhaven and the Elks Lodge 118, New Bedford.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by a son, James Martin of Fairhaven; a daughter, Danielle Barksdale of New Bedford; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a large loving family. He was the father of the late Theresa Hardin and brother of the late Donald, Harry and Carlton “Red” Martin.
Should anyone wish to make a donation in his memory please donate to: Shriner's Hospitals for Children, 51 Blossom St, Boston, MA 02114

Private arrangements are in the care of WARING-SULLIVAN HOME at FAIRLAWN, 180 Washington Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719. To leave a note of condolence: www.waring-sullivan.com