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Thomas Martynowski

January 10, 1930 - January 19, 2019
Holland, MI



Wednesday, January 23, 2019
12:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Harbor Humane Society
14345 Bagley St at US 131
West Olive, MI 49460
(616) 399-2119
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Life Story / Obituary


Thomas F. Martynowski, age 89, of Holland passed away Saturday, January 19, 2019 at his home.

He was a veteran of the Korean War serving with the U.S. Marines and was a member of the Marine Corp. League. Tom was a volunteer firefighter and EMT for the North Carolina Pine Knoll Shores fire department. He enjoyed traveling, bowling, skiing, wood crafting and researching and documenting his ancestry. Tom retired from the mechanical engineering trade.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Dolores F. Martynowski, and his siblings Lloyd, Franklin, Lottie, and Robert Martynowski.

He is survived by his wife Beverly, children and step-children: Lorraine and Edward Plantone of Easton, PA, Thomas and Carolyn Martynowski of Basking Ridge, N.J., Wendy and Mike Solis of Holland, Kathy and Ken Yonker of Allegan and Darcy and Gary Catlett of Goodyear, AZ; 10 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren.

A memorial service with military honors will be 12:00 pm, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Dykstra Funeral Home – Northwood Chapel, 295 Douglas Ave. in Holland. Rev. Dr. Paul Hontz will be officiating.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions may be given to Harbor Humane Society. To sign an on-line registry or leave a memory please visit