1951 – 2008
Putnam – Franklin Alonzo Martin, 56, of Roosevelt Street, died Monday, April 28, 2008 in Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving companion of Anna Williams for 14 years. Mr. Martin was born in Jamaica NY on August 5, 1951.
Mr. Martin worked as a machinist for Pratt & Whitney. He served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.
In addition to Ms. Williams, Franklin is survived by his first wife and good friend, Darlene Martin of Wauregan; his daughter, Tonya Martin and her husband David of Putnam; his grandchildren, Cameron Lowell and Anthony Lowell; and his extended family, Brandon Williams, Adam Williams, and Jailyn Williams, all of Putnam.
Mr. Martin’s services are private. Gilman & Valade Funeral Homes has been entrusted with his arrangements.