Orville Carrol Martin, 75, of Granite City, died at 4:44 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at his home while under hospice care.
He was born Oct. 31, 1939, in Granite City, the son to the late Fred and Juanita (Jolly) Martin.
Orville was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
Survivors include a daughter, Juanita (David) Groves of Florida; two sons, John (Angie) Martin of Texas and Paul (Crystal) Martin of Illinois; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; seven brothers, Ralph Martin of Oswego, Charles Martin of Granite City, Billy (Sharon) Martin of Pavilion, Wyo., Bert (Florine) Martin of Peru, Ill., Everrette Martin of Granite City, Harold Dean (Kath) Martin of Paw Paw, Ill., John (Terry) Martin of Thayer, Mo.; two sisters, Jewel (Roger) Matyas of Granite City and Jean Martin of Colorado; and a dear aunt, Jewel Agers of Pontoon Beach.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Freddie Martin; and a sister, Rosie Martin.
The family will hold a private family memorial service.
Arrangements with online information and guestbook through Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory may be found at www.wojstrom.com.