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Gary “Eastwood” Martin Sr.

Gary “Eastwood” Martin Sr., 69 of Huntington, passed away on Friday evening November 24, 2023, at his home in Huntington. Gary was a cement mason by trade. Gary was a motorcycle rider and Harley Davidson enthusiast. He collected all things Harley Davidson. He was a member of the ABATE of Indiana Organization and of the H.O.G. Chapter. He loved to work on and tinker with his motorcycles and had over ten bikes over the years. He always enjoyed going to the Wetzelland Bike Rally. Some of his loves were camping, scrapping with his Chevy truck(s), taking care of his and other's lawns on his John Deere tractor. Gary was a very down to earth kind of man, always loving and protective of his family and friends.

Gary was born on January 10, 1954, in Saginaw, MI. A son of the late Noah Martin and Ovaline (Morrison) Martin.

Survivors include three sons: Mike (Amy) Martin, Gary Martin Jr. and Brian Smith; and a daughter: Nikka (Nathan) Palmer all of Huntington. Six grandchildren: Miranda Martin, Samantha Webb, Garrett Palmer, Dylan Palmer, Macy Smith and Sydney Palmer; and two great grandchildren: Aurie Renae Martin and Remi Lynn Martin.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Noah Martin and Ovaline Branscum; a brother: Ronald “Fleetwood” Martin and a sister: Shelby Downey.

Visitation will take place on Saturday, December 2, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Myers Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, Indiana.

Funeral services will also take place on Saturday, December 2, 2023, at 1:00 PM at the Myers Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel.

Interment will be at Star of Hope Cemetery rural Huntington County.  Weather permitting; please ride your bike in procession to the cemetery in honor of Gary.

Preferred Memorials can be made out to ABATE of Indiana sent in care of Myers Funeral Home 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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