Clifford “Greg” Martin Jr.

Clifford Geoffrey “Greg” Martin, Jr passed away on May 17, 2021, in Duluth, MN. Greg was 84, born October 6, 1936 in Chicago, IL to Clifford G., Sr and Beatrice (Bernhardt) Martin. Greg is survived by Barbara Leste Martin, his wife of 32 years.

In 1957, Greg served with the Air National Guard. He was a hard worker; the owner of Super Sport Cycle Center, US Postal Service Mail Carrier until his retirement in 1991, and delivering the Duluth News Tribune daily paper for 30 years.

Greg was proud of winning several trophies racing motorcycles and snowmobiles. He also enjoyed spending time at “the Land” growing produce and working on various building projects. Greg had a soft spot in his heart for animals.

Greg has many surviving family members including, children Catherine (Paul) Roseth, Clifford G. Martin, III, Lori Hendrickson, Julie White, and Greg (Carrie) Martin, and former wife, Jean Martin. As well as step-daughters, Tawny Leste-Carlson, and Carmen Leste. Surviving siblings include, John (Anna) Martin, Joseph (Lisa) Martin, George (Michelle) Martin, Emily (Robert) Clary, Rosemary (Colin) Jellish, Joan (Ralph) Miller, Mary Louise (Mark) Rodby, and many grandchildren, including Danielle, Samantha, Nicole, John, Holly, Steven, Sharona, Kenneth, Jr, Dylan, Kaleena, Alaina, Nolan, and Colin.

Greg is preceded in death by his sister Patricia Benassi, son-in-law Kenneth White, Sr, great-grandson Kenneth “Mino” White III, and step grand-daughter Angie Leste.

Greg was loved and will be dearly missed. Intermnet at Park Hill Cemetery. Thank you to Matt Johnsrud of Affordable Cremation and Burial

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