Goshen News, Goshen, IN

November 30, 2013

James S. Martin


Goshen News

---- — James S. Martin

Sept. 6, 1987-Nov. 28, 2013

GOSHEN — James S. Martin, 26, 25652 Ind. 119-B2, died unexpectedly at 2:45 p.m. Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, at Elkhart General Hospital. He was one of God’s special children.

He was born Sept. 6, 1987, in Elkhart County, son of Andrew and Arlene Martin.

He was a brother to Esther, who survives at home, Barbara (Matthew) Zimmerman, Nappanee, Steven (Wanita) Martin, Goshen, and Morris Martin, Goshen. Also surviving are eight nieces and nephews and his grandparents, Raymond and Barbara Schrock and Marietta Martin.

He was preceded in death by a nephew and grandfather, Elmer Martin.

Friends may call at the family home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

A funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at the Old Order Mennonite Church, Goshen. Members of the home ministry will officiate.

Burial will be in Yellow Creek Frame Cemetery.

Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, Wakarusa, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be shared at www.rrefh.com.