Martin Dennis obit

Dennis Ray Martin, age 67, a resident of Bealeton, VA passed away on May 27, 2022 at Blue Ridge Christian Home after a long illness. He had a very successful career in the USPS and worked his way through from Clerk, Carrier, Superintendent of Postal Operations to Postmaster, a 39 year term.  Dennis served his country in the U.S during Vietnam, a painful time for him.

Dennis loved trains from a very young age and found great enjoyment modeling his HO scale engines and cars while establishing lifelong friends which he valued. He was an active member of Bealeton Baptist Church and Feed My Sheep Ministries.

He is predeceased by his son, Jeremy Martin, parents, Leo Harrison Martin and Margaret Christine Cullers Martin, a brother, Stuart Martin; In-Laws, Ray and Alice Boley. Survived by his wife, Susan Boley Martin of Bealeton, VA; his son, Frank Hawkins of Catlett, VA; his daughter, Emily Hawkins of Marshall, VA; three grandchildren, Alexa, Logan and Olivia

The family will receive friends from 12-1:00 PM on Wednesday, June 1, at Bealeton Baptist Church, Bealeton, VA. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 PM. Interment will take place at Bright View Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.

Memorial contributions may be made to Feed My Sheep Ministries of Northern Virginia, LLC, PO Box 50 Bealeton, VA 22712 or Blue Ridge Christian Homes, 7034 Catlett Road Bealeton, VA 22712. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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