Martin, 74, of Caldwell, died June 10,
1993 at his home following an extended illness.
will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Monday, June 14, 1993 at the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Christensen of the Caldwell Sixth Ward, Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints will officiate.
follow at Hillcrest Memorial
Harvey "R" was
born February 12, 1919 in
Wyoming where he grew up and
attended school. He
entered the U.S. Air Force in 1941 and served in the South
Pacific for four years.
Following his military service, he began a successful
life-long career in row-crop farming.
He farmed in the
Valley from 1943 to 1960 and the
Columbia Basin Project in
Wa. for an additional twenty
years. He took great
pride in being a top sugar beet producer.
He retired in Florida and eventually returned to the Boise Valley
for these past six years.
married Arlene Peterson on Dec. 18, 1949 and had four
children. They were
later divorced in Dec., 1979.
He re-married in
1980 to Karen Mickelson.
enjoyed travel, music and dancing.
He was a member of
the American Legion of Satellite Beach, FL. and the Nampa
Elks Lodge #1389.
He is survived by his wife, Karen; a son, Kenneth
Martin of Wenatchee, WA., two
daughters, Linda Younkin of Wenatchee, WA., and Pamela
Martin of Orlando, FL;
four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Also surviving are
four step-sons, Steve, Bob, and David Mickelson all of
Wa. and Dr. John Mickelson of
Detriot Lakes, MN.; other survivors include a sister, Alice
Thomas of Florida; a sister and brother-in-law, LaVon and
Roland Washburn of Arizona; a brother-in-law, Ralph Saxlund
of Az. a sister-in-law, Lucille Martin of Wyo. and numerous
nieces and nephews. He
was preceded in death by his parents, a son, two sisters and
Memorials may be given to the Hospice Program at
Friends may call
today from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Monday from 12 Noon
until 2:30 p.m. at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.