Obituary for Thomas Martins
Thomas Martins, 89, of Wallington since 2011, prior of Hallandale Beach, FL. for 10 years and formerly of Toms River for 12 years, passed away at home on October 21, 2017 surrounded by his family. For 35 years, he was a truck driver for Igoe Brothers in Newark and retired in 1978. Thomas was a parishioner of St. Joseph’s R.C. Church. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Beloved husband for 68 years of Eleanor (nee Lepore) Martins. Loving father of Richard Martins, Marie DaSilva, Robert Martins and the late Ronald Martins and father-in-law of Drew Smith, Orlando DaSilva, David Trocan and Kathleen Martins. Cherished grandfather of Brian DaSilva and his wife Katherine, Elisa DaSilva and great grandfather of Sophia and Elena. Dear brother of Philomena, Gloria, Mary and predeceased by Lee and Linda. A Memorial Mass will be held in St. Joseph’s R. C. Church, East Rutherford on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:00 AM. Cremation was private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Amedisys Hospice Care, 21 Main St., Hackensack, NJ 07601. Arrangements Kimak Funeral Home, Carlstadt.