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Deloss "Del" H. Martin Jr., 71, of Mentor, passed away peacefully March 5, 2018 surrounded by family. He was born February 16, 1947 in Cleveland and was a 1966 graduate of Shaker Heights High School.

Del was a devoted husband to Cynthia "Cindy" (Schmidt) Martin who preceded him in death in 2013. He retired in 2014 from the Cleveland Clinic after 30 years as a Telecommunications Operations Manager. His communications career began with his first job as a repairman for Ohio Bell. Del enjoyed camping with family, spending time with his Labrador Retrievers, reading, listening to music and being an avid Cleveland sports fan. His hobbies throughout life included: weight-lifting, sport shooting, martial arts and driving fast cars in his younger years. Del and Cindy were both members of the Mentor United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his children, Arny (Christina) Martin, Larissa Martin and Sean Martin, and Stacey (David) Roll; grandchildren, Sophia and Pete Martin and Desmond Roll; and his brother, Donald Martin. Also surviving is his first wife, Maureen Kapasi, mother of Arny Martin, along with Pamela Schmidt and Randy (Terri) Schmidt, sister/brother-in-law of Del.

Preceding Del in death are his beloved wife, Cynthia "Cindy" (Schmidt) Martin; parents, Deloss H. Martin Sr. and Jewel Martin; sisters, Patricia Comella, Midge Baron and Rita Hovan; and his brother, David Martin.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Mentor United Methodist Church, 8600 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH. Interment will be in Mentor Cemetery in Mentor.
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