Ricky E. Martin, of
Valparaiso, Indiana, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Porter Regional
Hospital, at age 33.
He was born on
September 11, 1981, in Valparaiso, Indiana, to Terry and Kimberly C. (nee
Ricky was a loving
son, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend.
Ricky is survived
by his loving family, parents Terry and Kimberly Martin of Valparaiso,
paternal grandparents Ronald and Patricia Everson of Knox, grandfather
Dannie Gilbert of Valparaiso, aunts and uncles; Bobbie (Robert) Emerick of
Chesterton, Cathy (Jerry) Cox of Arkansas, Pamela Morris of Missouri, Danny
D. Gilbert of Knox, Anita (Dennis) Durk of Hobart, and Glossie (Harlan)
Elkins of Valparaiso, and many other loving family members and friends.
Ricky was preceded
in death by his maternal grandparents, Gene and Hopie Martin.
A funeral service
for Ricky will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at Rees
Funeral Home, Olson Chapel, 5341 Central Ave., Portage, Indiana, 46368, with
Rev Jerry Martin officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in
also be held on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service, also at Rees
Funeral Home, Olson Chapel, Portage, Indiana, 46368.
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