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Wilson Howard Martin


1957 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Wilson Howard Martin Obituary
January 28, 1957 - September 26, 2017 Wilson H. Martin, better known as 'JR', died unexpectedly at home of a massive heart attack in Covina, California at the age of 60. He is survived by his wife, Cynthia Lynn Dalton of St. Louis, Missouri, daughter Dalton and son Trey of Covina, his sisters Dorothy Martin and Nancy Stoker (Martin) of Washington. He is preceded in death by his father Wilson H. Martin of Idaho and Laura Catherine (Johnson) of Washington. JR was an All American at Olympia High School and was proud of his full-ride scholarship to University of Idaho. After moving to Los Angeles in 1988, he began teaching for the Baldwin Park School District where he met and married his wife, Cynthia, in 1996. His two children were the light of his life. He graduated from Grand Canyon University with a Masters in Education in 2003 and was dedicated to the students of Baldwin Park. There will be no public service. Volkswagens, Record Albums, Go Seahawks!
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Oct. 3, 2017
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