ROYERSFORD, PA- John Joseph Martin, 54, of Royersford, husband of Susan M. (Serratore) Martin, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at Phoenixville Hospital.
Born in Woonsocket, R.I., he was the son of Margaret (Valente) Martin of Woonsocket and the late John Martin.
John was an Operation Desert Shield War Navy veteran serving for 11 years.
Along with his wife of 25 years, he is survived by his son John Martin Jr. and one sister Pat Oliano of Yardley, PA.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 11 a.m. at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, 1228 Main Street, Linfield, with Fr. Paul Brandt officiating.
Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd. 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford is in charge of arrangements..