Martinak, Francis J., Houghton Lake, Michigan

Beloved father, grandfather and brother passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at Select Specialty Hospital in Saginaw. Age 84 years. The son of the late John and Elona (Yadrnak) Martinak, Francis was born on March 29, 1929 in Saginaw, Michigan. Francis worked in Mobile Construction for the United States Navy retiring in 1967. After his retirement, he moved to Houghton Lake and worked various marinas and worked in Markey Township Maintenance Department. He leaves a daughter Sandra Perez, Glendale, California; two granddaughters, two sisters and a brother, Rose Staffstall, John Martinak and Mary Paulus; four nieces, Yvonne, Lana, Vikki and Jamie; two nephews, Jim and Mark. Honoring Mr. Martinak’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Graveside service in Mt. Olivet Cemetery will take place at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road in Saginaw, Michigan. www.snowfuneralhome.net