S/Sgt Cyril Joseph "Cy" Martin (Ret'd)

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    We regret to advise that Staff Sergeant Cyril Joseph "Cy" Martin (Ret'd) passed away on 7 August 2006 at home in Kentville, NS at the age of 99.

    Born in Halifax, Cyril was a survivor of the Halifax Explosion and a Royal Canadian Engineer veteran of the Second World War. He was a life member and past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch No. 6, Kentville. He was a life member of the New Minas Seniors Club and the Apple Valley Seniors Club and was an honorary life member of the Federation of Senior Citizens and Pensioners of Nova Scotia.

    The funeral service will be held on 9 August in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Kentville. Burial to take place in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Kings County on 10 August, the day marking Cyril's 100th birthday. Donations in memory may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion or St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church.{khMay2016}