Jerome Joseph Martin, a decorated Army veteran, died Friday of cancer at his home on Virginia Avenue in Baltimore. He was 72.
Services for Mr. Martin will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Singleton Funeral Home, Second Avenue and Crain Highway in Glen Burnie.
Mr. Martin is survived by his wife, the former Shirley Kraft; a daughter, Shelia M. Day of Pasadena; a son, Gordon Martin of Baltimore; his mother, Mary J. Martin of Baltimore; two stepchildren, Denise A. Gowran and Cynthia K. Murphy, both of Baltimore; three grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorial contributions to American Legion Post 195, 2603 Virginia Ave., Baltimore 21227, or the Visiting Nurse Association, VNA Hospice Inc., 6600 Metro Drive, Suite 101, Baltimore 21215.