Martin J. Beyer Sr.

Martin J. Beyer Sr.

BEYER, Martin J. Sr.

(Local Farmer, Retired Employee of G.E. and long time member of the Peterborough & District Farmers Market)

Passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday November 16, 2012.  Martin Beyer of R.R. 10, Peterborough in his 93rd year.  Beloved husband of 70 years to Clara (nee Johnson).  Dear father of Pat (Shirley) of Kingston, Bill Beyer (Pauline) of Douro, Linda (Dave Doucette) of Peterborough, Marty Beyer and Jerry Beyer both of Douro, Allan Beyer of Peterborough, Stan Beyer (Ivy) of Cobourg, Sharon (Russ Como) of Etobicoke, Neil Beyer (Debbie) of Lindsay, Gary Beyer of Kitchener, Karen (Barry Finn) of Kingston, Jim Beyer of Peterborough, Ralph Beyer (Tracy) of Peterborough and the late Robert “Bob” Beyer (d. 1999).  Loving grandfather of 34 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.  Also remembered by his sister Clara Gardner (late Nelson).  Predeceased by his siblings Margaret Jansen, Peter, Elmer, Tom, Gordon, Lenord, Paul, and Delores.  Relatives and friends are invited to call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL on Monday November 19, 2012 from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 PM. Parish Prayers will be offered at 6:45 PM.  A funeral service will be held in the Hendren Chapel on Tuesday November 20, 2012 at 11:00 AM.  Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Douro. A reception will follow at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to a charity most meaningful to the donor.  Friends may send condolences, arrange flowers or make donations at or by calling 705-652-3355.

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