Passed away peacefully at the Queensway Carleton Hospital in Ottawa on Wednesday, January 24th, 2024; at the age of 97. Beloved husband of Blassetta “Blossom” Martin. Loving father of Malvia, Tony and Sonia and stepfather of Ken (Juliette). Cherished grandfather of Rodney (Irene), Michelle, Michael, Corey, Nathaniel, William and Presley and loving great-grandfather of Isabella, Isaac, Noel and Miles. Brother of Arthur Martin. Ernest will be missed by several nieces and nephews, grand-nieces and nephews and many friends.
Family and friends are invited to Beechwood, Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Services (280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa) for a Visitation on Friday, February 23, 2024, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. a Funeral Service will be held in Beechwood’s Sacred Space on Saturday, February 24, 2024, at 10:00 a.m., followed by interment at Beechwood Cemetery. For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Ernest you may do so towards The Diabetes Association of Ottawa.
Uncle Ernest’s Nephew
I send my sincere condolences during this time of deep sorrow. The Bible gives a real hope and promise your loved one will live again on a beautiful paradise earth when death will be no more. (John 5:28, 29; Revelation 21:4)
Tony Waterman (Mistertee
i know Mr.Martin from when Myself and Rawle Williams (Dec) play music for The Solomon Lodge Functions, he was a very respectful Gentleman at all times, and we became friends,
My Sincerest Condolences go out to "all" of the Families affected by his Passing.
May he Rest in Peace, to rise again some Bright and Sunny Day in Glory.
Ernest!!! we'll meet again, don't know where, don't when, but i know that we will meet again some Sunny Day.
Requiescat in pace(Pake)
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Cherille Douglas, Peter and Ashley
Condolences going out to all of our family members. May cousin Ernest rest in peace.
From the Orlando Florida family
As we reflect on the life of Mr Ernest Martin aka Grandad let us reflect on the wonderful man he was and the extraordinary life he has lived. My sincere condolences to Tony and the rest of the family. Sleep in peace, Grandad.
Elaine Plummer & Family
My Dear Uncle , words cannot describe the lost I feel for you . Uncle you are gone but not forgotten .
Your memories will live on . You are missed dearly . Sleep on with our ancestors . Love You ❤️