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Obituary
Urgel Armand "Marty" Martel Jr.
December 11, 1924 - May 04, 2018
Born in Pawtucket, RI
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Thursday May 10, 2018, 4-5PM
Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church
615 N. Main St.
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Thursday May 10, 2018, 5PM
Church Service
Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church
615 N. Main St.
Roxboro, NC 27573
Urgel Armand "Marty" Martel, Jr., 93, of 345 Oxford Rd., Roxboro, died Friday, May 4, 2018. Born in Pawtucket, RI, Mr. Martel was the son of the late Urgel Armand and Eva Beaulieu Martel and husband of the late Kathleen Gepfert Martel. Mr. Martel served in the US Navy during WWII and was a member of the VFW and the American Legion. He was a member of Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus and the Knights of St. John. Mr. Martel was employed as a car inspector with the railroads for over 25 years.

Mr. Martel is survived by his daughter, Barbara Irene Martel Reedy and husband David, of Timberlake; one sisters, Irene Wagenseller, of High Springs, FL; eight grandchildren, Theresa Selby, Kristen Flanagan, David Reedy, Jr., Shawn Reedy, Erin Clemente, Elizabeth Blanchard, Laura Solimini and Christopher Solimini; twenty-six great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 4-5PM Thursday at Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church. Funeral mass will be held 5PM Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Sts. Mary & Edward Catholic Church, by the Father William Rodriguez. Burial will be held 11:30AM Friday, May 11, 2018 at St. Matthew Catholic Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be grandsons.