Ralph B. Martin
Rev. Ralph B. Martin of Walla Walla, Wash. passed away Sept. 3, 2012.
For the past four years he was a resident of the Skilled Nursing Facility at Washington Odd Fellows Home in Walla Walla.
Ralph was a longtime pastor for the Church of the Brethren, serving in churches in Rice Lake, Wisc.; Akron, Ohio; Pasadena; Redondo Beach; and Whittier.
In his retirement years, he served as assistant pastor at the First United Methodist Church in Bishop.
He is survived by Helen Martin, his wife of 67 years; his children, Dennis Martin, Sharon Norman, Gary Martin, and Wendy Borow; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 at Grace United Methodist Church, 1520 Pleasant St., Walla Walla, WA 99362.