Mankato Richard Edward Martin, age 77, of Mankato, formerly of Easton, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health Care in Mankato.
Funeral Services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Blue Earth. Burial was in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Emerald Township.
Memorial donations are preferred to United Hands Hospice, Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, or Mayo Clinic Health Systems Mankato Dept. of Development.
Richard was born Oct. 1, 1936, in rural Blue Earth to Erwin and Mertice (Stolp) Martin.
Surviving family are his sons, Jim (Tammy), of Brandon, S.D., and Stephen (Sheryl), of Las Vegas, Nev.; one grandchild; two step-grandchildren; brother, Gerald (Maxine) Martin; sister, Shirley (Gary) Goodrich; and sister-in-law, Sharon (Ardeen) Beers.