Gino "Blacky" Martin

  • "All of the Martin Family, I am so sorry that I just heard..."
    - Jane Jr Blankshain
  • "Dear Greg, I learned only yesterday of Blacky's death. I..."
    - Al Scarnavack
  • "My thoughts and prayers to all the Martin family on your..."
  • "Blacky lived life to the fullest and we will all miss his..."
    - Michael & Annamarie Blaha
  • "My deepest sympathy on the passing of Blacky to the entire..."
    - Bob Swanson

Martin, Gino "Blacky" WWII United States Marine Raider Veteran. Beloved husband of Cynthia "Sherry;" loving father of Dale Martin (Dan) Yukich, (the late Ken Martin), Greg Martin and Neal Martin (Toni Rubino); loving papa of Greg Martin (Nicolette Cappiello), Dana Martin (Gregg) Sandeman, Daniel "Ciacci" Yukich, Genoa (Kris) Krisco, Nicoletta Yukich and Alexsandra Martin; proud great-papa of Siena Lily and Mason Luca Sandeman and Christopher Paul Martin; dear brother of the late Ed, Art, Spike, Gerty and the late Nick (the late Jane) Martini; uncle of Carmela, Maryann, Desi Martini and Ron Infelise. Proud founder of Martin & Martin Jewelers of Oak Lawn, IL. Blacky had many, many friends and will be greatly missed. Visitation Wednesday from 3:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral Thursday 9:00 a.m. prayers from Blake and Lamb Funeral Home, 4727 W. 103rd Street, Oak Lawn, IL to St. Alexander Church, 7025 W. 126th Street, Palos Heights, IL for Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For information please call 708-636-1193 or visit

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on June 24, 2014
Gino "Blacky" Martin
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