Tricounty News

Robert ‘Bob’ Martinez, 81


Robert “Bob” Martinez of Eden Valley died Thursday, March 13, at the St. Cloud Hospital. He was 81.

Funeral services with full military honors and burial were in Sunset Memorial Gardens of Lawton, Okla.


Bob was born Aug. 22, 1932. He was a Korean War veteran, and he worked construction for Quam Construction in Willmar from 1991 to 1998.

Bob is survived by his four daughters and one son Robin (and Leo) Marty of Eden Valley, Carol Jack of Paynesville, Toni (and Scott) Peacock of Wylie, Texas, Tina Whyte of Lawton, Okla., and Marty Martinez of Oklahoma; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.