Paul Lewis Martin Sr., age 64, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away on May 11th, 2020.
Paul was born on May 10th, 1956, twenty minutes after his twin sister, Marianne in Covina, California to Raymond Lewis and Gloria Viola Martin.
Paul was a devoted Catholic. He was a kindhearted, loving father and grandfather. Paul truly enjoyed helping others and never expected anything in return. He was a Computer Programmer and loved drafting. He also held a black belt in Taekwondo.
Paul loved telling jokes, making people smile, and brightening everyone’s day. He loved cats, especially Garfield and playing with neighboring dogs with his bear claw slippers. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, riding his motorcycle in his younger years, shooting guns, watching movies, and going to the drag races, as well.
Paul was survived by his children Mary (Chris) Anderson, Jennie (Preston) Prestwich, Gloria Martin-Fierro, Paul (Summer) Martin II, Raymond Martin, Daniel (Kodi) Martin, Clara (Chris) Smith, Patricia Martin-Pierce with Linda Sue Martin, his first wife. Along with 26 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. As well as his siblings Carol (Ray) Reyes and family, Gary (Vicki) Martin and family, David (Sharon) Martin and family, Marianne Martin and family, and Lorie (Chris) Kallen and family.
Paul will be dearly missed and forever loved. He has touched the hearts of so many through kindness, honesty, and laughter.