Psalm 121: 1-2
I lift up my eyes to the hills– where does my help come from?
My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Brian Edward Martin, 66, of Victoria BC, passed away suddenly in Victoria, BC, on May 30, 2021. Brian was born on April 20, 1955 in Toronto ON.
He is survived by his son Zachary Martin (wife Sarah) and granddaughter Wanda of Edmonton AB. Brian is also survived by his siblings Daphne Hawkins of Kingston ON, Doug Martin (wife Judy) of Barrie ON, Janet Marren (husband Kellie) of Prince George BC, Bev Walters (husband Jim) of Mission BC and Brenda Montgomery of Edmonton AB as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews throughout the world. Brian is predeceased by his father, John R Martin, mother, Evelyn B Martin and sister, Diane Evelyn Martin.
Brian was a successful commercial pilot before giving up his wings to work for Canada Post until his retirement. Brian loved flying, music, basketball, photography and was a talented artist who produced many beautiful Christmas cards and portraits for his family. He was outgoing, kind and generous with a great sense of humor. For most of his adult life, he fought a very difficult and courageous battle with his mental health. Brian will be greatly missed by his family, fellow church members, and the many friends he made in his neighborhood.
Rest in peace, Brian!
Flowers are gratefully declined, please make a donation to a local diabetes foundation or mental health support network in memory of Brian.
Given COVID restrictions there will be no memorial service at this time