Martin, Eugene John “Stubby”

Martin, Eugene John “Stubby”

September 22, 1938 – January 1, 2018
Age 79 of Princeton, died unexpectedly at his home in Princeton on Monday, January 1, 2018. Gene was born on September 22, 1938 in Albertville, MN, to Alrick and Mildred Martin of Albertville, MN. Eugene is preceded in death by his parents, Alrick and Mildred Martin; brother, Duane Martin; brothers-in-law, Leon (Butch) Corbin, and Larry McAlpine; nephews, Clint Martin, Noah Martin, Colten Troseth, Jerry Milless, Jr., Jeff Killian, Gary Dehmen, James Milless; great-nephew, Trevor Lane. He is survived by his siblings, Audrey (Archie) Kilian of St. Michael, Arlene (Loren) Dehmer of St. Michael, Joanne (Pete) Monson of Stillwater, Diane (Gerald) Milless of St. Michael, Betty McAlpine of Princeton, Gerald (Mona) Martin of Otsego, Donna Corbin of St. Michael, Mary (Jerry) Holland of Albertville, Eldon (LeAnne) Martin of Albertville, Theresa (Terry) Bourgeois of Monticello, Dale (Bev) Martin of Elk River, and Daniel Martin of Ogilvie. Gene has 63 nieces and nephews, 131 great nieces and nephews, and 63 great-great nieces and nephews. He honorably served his country in the US Army. Gene was always very active, he enjoyed selling firewood and going to antique sales and auctions. He was retired, but years ago was employed at Federal Cartridge in Anoka and Billy Zimmerman Stucco. He enjoyed taking care of his cats. Memorial mass on Friday, January 12, 2018, at 11:00 A.M., at the Church of St. Albert in Albertville, MN. Interment at St. Albert Cemetery.