Amos Martin Obituary

Amos John Martin
Amos John Martin

November 15, 2017
Born in New London
Resided in Waterford, Connecticut


Groton - Amos J. Martin Jr., 92, of Waterford, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 15, 2017, at New London Rehabilitation and Care Center in Waterford.

He was born in New London, Nov. 18, 1924, the son of Amos and Flora Martin. He was the husband of Helen Korean Martin who predeceased him in 2014.

A World War II veteran he served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946. He was stationed in Italy with the 345th Engineering Battalion. Amos was retired from Pfizer's where he had been employed as a chemical operator. He had also been employed for many years at Fisher Florist in New London, both in delivery and floral design. He was a member of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in New London.

He is survived by four sons, John (Wendy) Martin of Uncasville, David (Carolyn) of Waterford, Michael (Mary) of Uncasville and Peter (Dawn) of Groton; two brothers, Kenneth and Alfred Martin, both of Waterford; a grandson, Anthony Martin; stepgrandchildren, Michelle Boyer and Jason Koenighaus; and a stepgreat-grandchild, Kyle Smith. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by brothers, Adrian, Joseph and Robert Martin; and sisters, Flora Crepeau, Lois Brown and Roberta Nestor.

The funeral Liturgy will be at 11 a.m. Monday, in St. Sophia Church with interment to follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery. There will be a calling hour at the church from 10 to 11 a.m.

The Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home of New London has been entrusted with arrangements.



St. Sophia Hellenic Orthodox Church
200 Hempstead Street
New London, CT US 06320
Monday, November 20, 2017
12:00 AM
Cedar Grove Cemetery
638 Broad Street
New London, CT US 06320
Monday, November 20, 2017

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