MOORHEAD, Minn. — Chad E. Martin, 56, of Moorhead, Minn. died after a short battle with pancreatic cancer on Aug. 6, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Memorial Gathering will be held Friday, from 5 to 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in Wright Funeral Home, Moorhead, Minn. Memorial Service will be on Saturday, 11 a.m., in Faith United Methodist Church, Fargo, N.D. Graveside service will be held at Altoona Cemetery in Hitchcock.
Chad E. Martin was born on Aug. 29, 1956, to Ronald and Virginia (Lawyer) Martin in Huron. He graduated from Redfield High School in 1974.
He married Susan G. Gilbert on May 15, 1977, in Hitchcock. He graduated from college in Brookings in 1981 with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.
He began his career with the City of Moorhead on Jan. 1, 1984, and became the Director of Operations. He built a four-stall garage to house his tools and projects.
He is survived by his wife, Susan; daughter, Carrie Martin (Rob Vilandre) of Fargo; son, Nathan Martin of Moorhead; daughter, Erin (Matt) Little of Fargo; daughter, Stacie Martin (Blake Hogenson) of Moorhead; mother, Virginia Martin of Fargo; brother, Tom (Deb) Martin of Rapid City; grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
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