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Delmar Martin, age 75, of rural Schell City, MO, passed away at his home on Thursday morning, October 27, 2016. Delmar was born September 17, 1941 at Lanton, MO.
Delmar married Pat Boyd on May 27, 1961. They were married fifty-five years. To this union, one son was born.
Delmar retired from Ford Motor Company after thirty and one-half years. He loved to work, hunt, fish and raise a big garden. He kept the yard looking like a green carpet. Delmar was a member of Pape Christian Church.
Preceding Delmar in death were his parents Paul and Mae Martin; his brother Gary; his in laws Earl and Fern Boyd; and brother-in-law Sammy Lee Schmidt.
Survivors include his wife Pat of the home; their son Dale and wife Carol of Butler, MO; granddaughters Rachel and husband Jason Yarborough of Myrtle Beach, SC, Michel Martin of Belton, MO, and Bethany Martin and Henry Peal of Belton, MO; step granddaughters Lindsey and Sheldon Tiehes of Butler, MO and Samantha and Seth Kagarice; great-granddaughters K’Lee and MaKayla Yarborough and Lilly Peal; step great-grandchildren Serenity and Sayer Tiehes and Kyndle and Kyndra Kagarice; his brother Jim and wife Cheryl Martin of Koshkonong, MO; his sister Paula and husband Curt Brown of West Plains, MO; sister-in-law Rosemary Schmidt of New Sharon, IA; niece Stephanie Pritchett; nephews Kevin Brown, Karl Schmidt, and Kalvin Schmidt; and several great nieces and nephews.