The family of Bruce Martin of Carmichael, Saskatchewan are deeply saddened to announce his passing. A come and go Celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Carmichael community hall from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bruce “Mad Dog” Martin age 66 passed away surrounded by family and friends at the Swift Current Regional Hospital. Bruce was born to Les and Lila Martin and he was the second of four children. Bruce is survived by his brother Dan (Brenda) and family; sister Jean (Doug) and family; brother Ray (Joan) and family. Bruce was predeceased by his mother and father, Les and Lila Martin. A special mention to Isabel and Bruce Hemsley and family. Bruce is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Rhonda Martin; daughter Lisa (Bol) Atem and their daughters Alexa, Lila and Olivia.
Bruce was a jack of all trades and a man of many hobbies and passions. Bruce was active in cowboy action, speed steel shooting, competitive air rifle coaching, gun safety education. He was a school bus driver, an active first responder, and he was well known as a truck driving, pistol packing, bullet making, motorcycle enthusiast.
Bruce will be fondly remembered for his loud, adventurous bold personality and you never had to wonder what he was thinking. He was always willing to help anyone in need and drop anything he was doing to help.
Bruce was a proud husband, father, grandfather, uncle, father-in-law, and surrogate uncle to many. Bruce was always a teacher, from teaching his daughter and granddaughters to drive, to fixing anything that needed fixed and he was always our “go to guy.” Bruce had profound wisdom that he shared with anyone who would listen. Bruce had an intense love for cowboy action and shooting sports, as well he was a mentor to so many in the sport and supported people to find their own passion.
Rhonda, Lisa and their family would like to thank our family, friends, coworkers and our community for their support through Bruce's courageous battle with cancer. We are eternally grateful for your kindness.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Tompkins Cancer Committee, or to the Swift Current Ride for Dad this charity was dear to the family.
Arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, for further information please call 1-306-773-8831 or 1-800-267-6606, or visit our website at www.warrensfuneralhome.com, and express your sympathy to family members on the tribute wall.
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