MARTIN, Frank Jason "Dude", of Empire, Ohio, passed away Tuesday May 1, 2012, as a result of a vehicle accident in Coshocton, Ohio.
He was born February 21, 1973, in Steubenville, Ohio.
Frank was a 1991 graduate of the Edison North High School and was president and coach for the Empire Baseball League.
He was a carpenter for the Carpenters Union Local #186 of Steubenville, Ohio.
Frank was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother Marie Martin and great-grandparents William and Helene Elliott
He is survived by his companion Daria Jane Clark of the home; parents Frank Robert Martin and Iris Ann Skinner Martin of Empire, Ohio; children Lane Jason Martin, Brady Tyler Martin, Elliott Cooper Martin and Lilly Noelle Martin; step children David, Emily, Mason and Corbin Clark; brother Brad R. (Courtney) Martin of Empire, Ohio; paternal grand parents Clarence B. and Doris Martin of Stratton, Ohio; maternal grand parents Junior and Mary Skinner of Wellsville, Ohio and Wendell and Susan Reese of Empire, Ohio; nephews Sterling Smith, Zach Watkins, Michael Watkins; nieces Morgan Ann Martin, Erin Watkins and Ava Watkins.
Friends and family will gather for visitation 1-4 and 6-8 p.m. Saturday May 5 at the Clarke Funeral Home 302 Main St. Toronto 740-537-1234 or 1-800-588-1446.
Services for Frank will be held 2 p.m. Sunday May 6 at the funeral home with Lay Minister John Keenan officiating. Burial will take place at the Sugar Grove Union Cemetery County Road 68 Toronto near Empire, Ohio.
Memorial contributions in memory of Frank may be made in care of his children C/O Daria Clark.
To view the obituary, sign the guest register or send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com.