Martin, Charles W.
Martin, Charles William, age 83 of West New York, NJ passed away on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover, NJ. Born and raised in Brooklyn Heights, NY, Mr. Martin moved to West New York twenty years ago.
An Air Force MP during the Korean War, Charles was self-employed as the owner and operator of his heavy equipment repair and sales business. He was an entrepreneur in the construction and heavy equipment industries, working in the New York area as well as Central America. He also enjoyed going on cruises.
Predeceased by his parents, Manuel and Anna (Johnson) Martin and his sister Irene Martin, Charles is survived by his sons Robert and wife Joanne Martin of San Diego, CA and William and wife Patricia Martin of Tucson, AZ. Also surviving are his five loving grandchildren Dylan, Mariah, David, and Christopher Martin, as well as one great-grandchild Elizabeth Martin.
Arrangements are private and under the direction of Smith-Taylor-Ruggiero Funeral Home, One Baker Avenue, Dover, New Jersey 07801.