April 13, 1925 – July 3, 2013

Eugene J. Martin, a lawyer, died Wednesday in Buffalo General Medical Center. He was 88.

Mr. Martin was born in South Buffalo and later was a resident of Clarence. He graduated from Canisius High School and Canisius College and served in the Navy during World War II and during the Korean War.

After graduating from the University of Buffalo Law School, Mr. Martin worked as an attorney in private practice and for the City of Buffalo Corporation Counsel’s Office.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, the former Olga Paul; three daughters, Sheila Chan, Mary Deirdre and Maureen; five sons, Brian, Sean, Barry, Myles Brendan and Eugene; and a brother, Gerard.

A private service was held.