Mark Ryan Martin, 41, passed away on December 11, 2021. He was cremated.
He was a devoted and caring father of twins Ava and Maci Martin, of Brunswick, Maine. Other survivors include his mother Caren Martin and his maternal grandmother Cicely.
Mark was predeceased by his father Earl Martin, paternal grandparents Arthur and Marjorie, and his paternal grandfather Ray.
Upon his graduation from Washburn Rural High School in 1999 he joined the Navy. He served aboard the Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71 for four years as an Information Systems Technician then as a Security Officer during Operation Enduring Freedom.
He was employed by the City of Topeka and then joined the crew at Hills Pet Nutrition.
A visitation/memorial will be held on Wednesday December 29, 2021 from 4-6 P.M. at the Auburn Community Center, 121 W 11th ST, Auburn, Kansas just north of the ball diamonds. Auburn is straight south on Auburn Road from I-70.