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Brother A. Joseph Martin dies

Posted December 22, 2017 at 12:00 am

Brother A. Joseph Martin SJ died Dec. 4 in Grand Coteau after a long illness. He was 88 years old and a Jesuit for 63 years. 

Remembered by his brother Jesuits for his kindness and intelligence, Brother Joseph’s life was celebrated in a Mass of Christian Burial on, Dec. 9 in the Main Chapel of St. Charles College in Grand Coteau. Burial was in the Jesuit Cemetery of St. Charles College immediately following the Funeral Mass.  

Brother Joseph was born June 25, 1929, in Maringouin to Alcide Joseph Martin and Delia Blanchard Martin, who preceded him in death. His two sisters, Meredith Templet and Norma Cardinal, also died before him.  

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