Graveside services are scheduled at 11:15 a.m. Monday, July 22, at the Sante Fe National Cemetery for Martin Edwin Gollob, of Lake Arthur.
Mr. Gollob, 78, died Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at his home. Pallbearers will be his grandsons and family.
Martin was born Sept. 20, 1934, in Los Angeles, Calif.; the son of Martin Phillip Gollob and Inness (Brokaw) Gollob.
He served his country in both the United States Marine Corp. and the Air Force during the Korean Conflict. In loving the military and fulfilling his duties, he favored the Marine Corps.
On May 6, 1966, he was married to Sue Kanady in Santa Maria, Calif. They came to Lake Arthur in 1977.
Martin later worked as a correctional officer for the state of New Mexico and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police in Roswell. He loved to read and enjoyed gardening.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Sue Gollob, of the family home; daughters: Camille Cannon and husband, Keith, of Artesia, and Candace Gollob, of Lake Arthur; grandchildren: Abraham Gonzalez and wife, Serrina, Adam Gonzalez, Amber Cannon, Joshua Cannon, Adelicia Gonzalez, and Mitchel Cannon; and sister, Linda Aleshire, of Kerrville, Texas.
Memorial contributions may be made to the F.O.P. Lodge #55, PO Box 925, Roswell, NM 88202.