Friday, December 1, 2023

David “Dave” Martin

David “Dave” Martin


David “Dave” Martin, 70, of Cold Spring, passed away at his home Feb. 14, 2023, surrounded by his family. A private service will be held later.

Dave was born May 6, 1952, in Minneapolis, to Frank and Gertrude Martin. He graduated from South High School and Dunwoody Institute with a degree in mechanics. He married Jean Waldron Dec. 20, 1986, and on that day, he gained two sons. Dave was a painter for Local 82 for many years, retiring in 2014, from Fransen Decorating. Dave loved pontoon rides, deer hunting, trips to Mexico and a nice cold beer floating in the lake with his grandkids.

He will be greatly missed by his wife of 36 years, Jean; sons Kevin Webb and Tony (Debbie) Waldron; grandchildren Gemma (James), Antony (Jess), Kendra, Keaton and Brady; great-grandchildren Jamie, Macy, Harry and Mathilda; brother Gary (Julie); nieces; nephews; and friends.

Dave was preceded in death by his parents, brother Terry, sister Lynn, niece Rendena and daughter-in-law Julie Webb.

Arrangements were made with Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany.