News  →  View Story

9 Dec 2015

AAU Volunteer Passes

AAU Volunteer Passes

Categories: National News, Wrestling, Michigan  / 

The AAU mourns the passing of Robert “Bob” Martin, age 75, of East China, Michigan. He was the husband of current AAU National Secretary, AAU Wrestling Committee member and longtime Michigan AAU district officer,Cynthia Trombly-Martin.

Mr. Martin proudly served in the U.S. Navy Submarine Force on the U.S.S. Hardtlead SS-365. He was a member of the Holland Club, a special group of members of the United States Submarine Veterans who have been designated "Qualified in Submarines" by the United States Navy for fifty (50) or more years. Members of the Holland Club have displayed the attributes of Pride, Past, Present, Patriotism, Honor, Duty, Commitment, Professionalism, Courage and Leadership.

Mr. Martin was an avid sportsman and loved speed – be it cars, boats, fishing, target shooting, traveling or photography.

In 2015, Mr. Martin spearheaded bringing the sport of target shooting to the AAU.

Besides being a member of the AAU, he was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church, the Perch Pointe Conservation Club and crew member of Off Shore Power Boat Racing’s, “Team Believer” a national champion for three years in a row (1989, 1990 and 1991).

Most of all, Mr. Martin was a family man: Beloved husband of Cynthia and the late Constance. Dear father of Scott (Marilynn) Martin and Barbara (David) Ludowese. Step-father of Dennis (Deborah) Trombly, Jenifer (Christopher) Kalebjian, Derek Trombly, and Dustin (Klara) Trombly. Dear grandfather of 15 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Dear Brother of Sandra Cowell and Edward (Patricia) Martin. Dear son of the late Edward and Jean Martin.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

Funeral Arrangements are as follows:
Saturday, December 12, 2015 at Gendernalik Funeral Home, 35259 23 Mile Road, New Baltimore
Visitation 9:00am until 10:00am 
Memorial Service 10:00am

Donations in Bob's memory can be made to the Wounded Warriors Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org

 

 

Bob Martin

 

Number of views (9042)      Comments (0)

Tags:

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x


«February 2017»
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2930311
64699

Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and All World Sports Enter Into New Strategic Partnership

ORLANDO, Fla. (February 1, 2017) – The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and All World Sports have joined forces to bring youth baseball event operators and coaches an array of new resources, the two organizations announced this month during the annual American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Convention in Anaheim.
Read more
234
56
64778

AAU Sport Stacking Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

One of the fastest growing sports among youth in America

Read more
78
64806

AAU Spotlight: Longtime AAU and USA Basketball board member Rod Seaford

Rod Seaford, AAU Treasurer and NCAAU Boys Basketball Director, has served the AAU as a volunteer and a professional for 36 years. He was been inducted to both the AAU/USA and NCAAU Hall of Fame. He is currently the Chair of the National Board of Review and Special Counsel to the national organization. 


Read more
91011
12131415
64878

Longtime Volunteer Passes: Nancee Truelove

It is with a heavy heart to announce that longtime AAU volunteer Nancee Truelove passed away Monday, February 13, 2017. 
Read more
161718
19202122232425
2627281234
567891011

Archive

Upcoming events Events RSSiCalendar export

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor