Captain Dino Martin, age 45, of Waxahachie, Texas passed away March 17, 2006, in Dallas. He was born in Franklin, LA., on September 19, 1960 to Dallas and Betty Meyers Martin. Dino married Nora Sanchez on May 10, 1986 at Farley Street Baptist Church in Waxahachie. He was a Captain with the Ellis County Sheriff's Department where he worked for 16 years and was a member of the Waxahachie Bible Church. Dino loved golfing and his kid's activities. He was a loving husband, daddy and a hero to many.
He is survived by his wife Nora, children Brittany and Cody all of Waxahachie; three sisters, Connie Beckham, Cindy Kelley, Crystal Martin; two brothers, Dallas and Tony Martin; his foster family, Butch and Linda Nelson, Rhonda Johnston and family, Cheryl Chambers and family, Gay Johnson and family all of Waxahachie. his mother-in-law, Teresa Sanchez of Waxahachie; brother-in-law, Armando Sanchez and family; sisters-in-law, Nettie Mallett and family, Julie Davis and family, Marlen Sanchez, Mary Lou Sanchez and Chad Grantham; nephew, Alec Sanchez and nieces, Ashleigh and Baylee Mallett, Preslie Davis and Rylee Sanchez. He was preceded in death by his dad, Frank Shelkofsky and father-in-law, Armando Sanchez.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11 AM, Tuesday, March 21, 2006 at the Waxahachie Bible Church with Reverend Bruce Zimmerman officiating. Interment will follow in the Waxahachie City Cemetery.
Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 pm Monday evening at the funeral home.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to benefit for Captain Dino Martin c/o Citizens National Bank of Texas, P. O. Box 717, Waxahachie, Texas 75168,
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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.
|Date ||Time |
|Monday, March 20, 2006 ||5:00 to 8:00 pm |
|Visitation Location |
| Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main Street, Waxahachie, Texas 972-937-2211 |
|Service || |
|Date ||Time |
|Tuesday, March 21, 2006 ||11:00 am |
|Service Location || |
| Waxahachie Bible Church, 621 N. Grand Ave., Waxahachie, Texas 75165 |
Born: September 19, 1960
Death: March 17, 2006
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