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Ivan Edward “Ed” Martin, 93, of Blue Springs, MO, formerly of Holden, MO, passed away Friday, May 15, 2020 at St. Mary’s Manor in Blue Springs, MO.

He was born on July 27, 1926 in Pittsville, MO, the son of Ivan Anderson and Ola Frances (Maloney) Martin.

On October 22, 1947, Ed was united in holy matrimony with Audria Katherine Daldrup at the old St. Patrick’s Church in Holden, MO.

Their marriage certificate was placed in a time capsule in the cornerstone of the new St. Patrick’s Church.

Ed was a member of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II.

He was an asbestos worker, installing piping and insulation.

Ed was of the Catholic faith. He was a member of the St. John LaLande Parish in Blue Springs, MO.

Ed is survived by his wife, Audria Martin of Blue Springs, MO; son, Douglas Edward Martin and wife Beckie of Blue Springs, MO; daughter, Renee Ann Martin of Holden, MO; two half-brothers, David Martin and John Martin; three half-sisters, Marilyn Owen and husband Joe of Holden, MO, Donna Wesley and Julia Kerr; sister-in-law, Judy Martin of Springfield, MO; two grandsons, Bryan Edward Martin and wife Rachael, James Douglas Martin and wife Michelle; and four great-grandchildren, Avary, Parker, Sadie and Bennett Martin.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ivan and Ola Martin; one brother, R.K. Martin; and one sister, Ola Marie (Martin) Rogers. A graveside service will be scheduled at a later date.

Memorial contributions, in honor of Ivan Edward Martin, may be made to Crossroads Hospice in care of Campbell-Cast Funeral Home, 407 S Pine, Holden, MO 64040. Arrangements entrusted to Campbell-Cast Funeral Home, Holden, MO.

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