Richard Martin

Posted 9/14/20

Richard Donald Martin, 86 of Paris, passed away at 6:09 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at Horizon Health Paris Community Hospital. He was a lithographer at U.O. Colson & Co. for close to 30 years …

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Richard Martin

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Richard Donald Martin, 86 of Paris, passed away at 6:09 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at Horizon Health Paris Community Hospital. He was a lithographer at U.O. Colson & Co. for close to 30 years and began his career there when he was 16 years old. He later was a lithographer at Nielson’s in Cincinnati, Ohio.

No services are planned and private interment is in Edgar Cemetery. Templeton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Martin was born Oct. 10, 1933, in Paris, the son of the late Grant Leon and Grace Pearl Haddix Martin. He married Sharon Roberts June 27, 1964, in Charleston, and she passed away Aug. 6, 2014.

Survivors include two sons, James Dean (Wanda) Martin of Williamsport, Ind., and Kevin R. Martin of Johnstown, Pa.; four grandchildren, Joshua, Nicholas, Mandi and Pierce; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert “Bob” Martin and Kenneth Martin.

Mr. Martin was a United States Army veteran, serving during the Korean War.

Online condolences at www.TempletonFuneralHome.com.