Jerry Arnold Martin, 80, of Kula, Maui, passed away on September 1, 2012 at Kula Hospital.
Visitation will be at Holy Ghost Church, Kula, Maui, on Friday, September 14, 2012, 8:00am, with service mass at 10:00. Burial will follow at the Holy Ghost Church Cemetery.
Nakamura Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.
Mr. Martin was born on August 29, 1932 in Kohala, HI. He was the son of Anthony D. and Alice A. Martin.
Jerry started as a janitor at Kula Hospital, and worked his way up to a nurse's aid, a practical nurse, a surgical tech, and then the Maui County Supervisor for International Life Support Ambulance Service, where he retired.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Janet A. Martin; daughter, Joan (Eric) Vares; brother, Henry (Cecilia) Martin; sisters, Dorothy (James) Medeiros, Eleanor Graves; grandchildren, Cory (Kristin) Wells, Jenna (Kenny) Carroll; and 3 great grandchildren.
Jerry did everything to perfection. He was a devout family man who loved golf, was always joking, and built race cars.