Alan Wayne  Martin


Alan Wayne Martin, 59, of Volant passed away Aug. 18, 2019, at the home of his daughter in Wilmington Township, Mercer County, following a three-and-a-half year battle with cancer.
Born in New Castle on March 8, 1960, he was a son of David Neal Martin and Carol Joyce Reynolds Martin.
Alan was a graduate of Wilmington Area High School, class of 1978.
He was a self-employed farmer.
He enjoyed tractor pulling, dairy shows and being with his grandchildren.
Alan was a member of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau, Northwest Tractor Pulling Association and was on the board of the Farm Service Agency.
Survivors include his daughters, Kaitlin J. (Jason) McFarland of New Wilmington and Lauren N. Martin of Volant; his stepdaughter, Jessica M. (Brian) Krenke of Sayre, Pennsylvania; his mother, Carol Martin of Volant; his brothers, Blaine (Lori) Martin of Volant and Todd (Amy) Martin of Volant; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father.
There will be a Celebration of Life service from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 8, 2019, at 402 Martin Lane, Volant.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Smith Funeral Home, Village of Leesburg, Volant, Pa. 16156.
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Rick Kaufman
Aug 24, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
Aug 21, 2019
Written in the Stars was purchased for the family of Alan Wayne Martin.  Send flowers
Jan & Dave Hinchberger
Aug 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with his daughters his family and friends. He will be truly missed.
Jeannette fleeger
Aug 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss girls. And to his family that I don't know. He was a good person and dad
Donna Panella
Aug 21, 2019
My thoughts and prayers for the family, may God hold you and shine his Light on you. 🙏
William eppinger
Aug 20, 2019
My condolences to the family. You will be missed big Al.
Bruce Kleinsmith
Aug 20, 2019
My thoughts and prayers for the entire Martin family. I thank the Lord for the blessing of knowing Alan . May God bring your family comfort in this time.
Michael and Pam McCluskey
Aug 20, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Martin family, especially his Mom and 3 daughters! We cherished our friendship with Alan! We will cherish all our memories! Love and sympathy, Mike and Pam
Rev. John & Rhoda Lyons
Aug 20, 2019
We praise the Lord that in His mercy He has called Alan home and has removed him from the suffering of this mortal life. May the Comfort of the Holy Spirit fill your family with peace and love.
Jacki (Sankey) Rhodes
Aug 20, 2019
Please know our thoughts and prayers are with your whole family. Alan was a such a good person, always willing to lend a helping hand. He always reminded me so much of his dad. Cherish the memories and know he suffers no longer.
Lisa Griffin
Aug 20, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you all and praying for you!
Carl Seidewitz
Aug 20, 2019
To a man I grew up around a long time ago, but my memories will never forget. My sympathies go to the Martin family.
Carl Seidewitz
Aug 20, 2019
To a man who I knew from a long time ago but will never forget and the Martin family who always would treat me like family when I would visit. My deepest sympathy to all the Martin family, you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Janice Hassen
Aug 19, 2019
My deepest sympathy to the Martin Family.
Lonnie Kline Cialella
Aug 19, 2019
My heart and prayers go out to my long time friend, Alan, and his wonderful family. Heaven has gained the strongest guardian angel, with great heart and wit! Honored to call him Friend. Alan, you will be deeply missed. The peace and love of Jesus surround you.
Paul Seidewitz
Aug 19, 2019
Alan was a great man with such respect to life. His personality lead to many fond memories growing up around the Martin Family.