Cover photo for Richard Walter Martin's Obituary
Richard Walter Martin Profile Photo
1947 Richard 2020

Richard Walter Martin

June 6, 1947 — August 22, 2020

Richard W. “Rick” Martin of Twin Falls, Idaho, passed away peacefully at his home on August 22, 2020. Formerly of Denver Colorado, he had lived in Twin Falls since 2003. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, his family relocated to Denver in 1955. He graduated from high school in Denver and from Colorado State University in Fort Collins in 1969. After discharge from active duty in the army in 1970, he worked as a piping/cost estimator, before a five-year career selling real estate. Subsequently, he owned and operated a commercial air conditioning and refrigeration service business, owned and managed his rental properties, manufactured and sold weapons vaults. Rick served in the US Army Reserve in Denver from 1970-76, and the Idaho National Guard in Boise in 1983-84. He enjoyed hiking and backpacking with his Labs in the Idaho wilderness, and in later years, ATV/four-wheeler excursions, much of it in the South Hills. He was a tactical shooting enthusiast, enjoying shooting excursions to Hagerman, Idaho, as well informal shoots in the desert. Rick loved animals and supported the rescue, veterinary, and adoption programs of the Twin Falls Animal Shelter. Internment to be in Council Bluffs, Iowa, alongside his maternal grandparents.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Richard Walter Martin, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree