Daniel Martin Obituary

Daniel Alan Martin
Daniel Alan Martin

February 26, 1947 - December 1, 2017
Born in Leavenworth, Kansas
Resided in Anchorage, Alaska


Daniel Alan Martin of Anchorage, Alaska, passed away on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Providence Alaska Medical Center, Anchorage, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Dan was born in Leavenworth, Kan., and raised in Denver and Granby, Colo. He graduated from Middle Park High School in Granby. His heart and life were in Alaska. He spent over 40 years working outdoor jobs like Flying Tigers and the Forest Service. His passion was for anything outdoors.
He was an avid bowler, even teaching blind and disabled people to bowl. Dan was also very active with Hearts and Hands.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Barbara Ann Owens Martin and Joseph Weldon Martin.
He is survived by his sister, Dorothy Diana Kellner of Arvada, Colo.; and his niece, Leslie Kellner-Taylor; as well as uncles and cousins.
Donations may be made to the Alaska/American Cancer Society, Hearts and Hands Adult Services or an organization of your choice.




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