1922 – 2022
Reynold Marion Martini, age 100, of Woodburn, OR, formerly of Sebeka, MN, peacefully passed from this life to eternal life on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.
Reynold Marion Martini was born in Minnesota to Charles Ray and Hazel (Billington) Martini. Reynold graduated from Sebeka high school in 1940. He married his high school sweetheart, Elsie Lindula on August 31, 1941. Together they were blessed with three children: Bonnie, Gene, and Brenda. They were also blessed with four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. After Reynold and Elsie were married, they bought a farm by Sebeka. Reynold later added a business as a livestock dealer. Reynold and Elsie celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary in 2021.
Reynold and Elsie did everything together. They took family vacations to Portland, OR every fall to see his parents. They enjoyed their visits to the ocean, especially, Seaside, OR. They loved to fish, and Reynold was well known for his fish fry’s. After retiring, they enjoyed spending winters in Florida with more fishing and more fish fry’s. Reynold also enjoyed hunting and gardening.
Reynold is preceded in death by his wife of 80 years, Elsie Lindula Martini; parents; brother, Chester Martini and granddaughter, Noelle Rasmussen.
Left to cherish his memories is his sister, Donna Curry, his son, Gene (Kathy) Martini; daughters; Bonnie (Bruce) Johnson, and Brenda (Ed) Kee, numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, friends and relatives.
Services will be held Saturday, May 21, 2022, at 4 p.m. at Cardini-Pearson Funeral Home in Menahga, Minnesota. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service.
Arrangements were entrusted Cardini Pearson Funeral Home of Menahga. Online condolences may be left at jonespearson.com.