Elroy W. Martins , age 94, of West Chicago, passed away on June 27, 2016 at Lexington Health Care Center in Shaumburg. He was born on August 13, 1921 in Milwaukee, WI to Walter and Elsie Martins. Elroy was a chef over 25 years at Fermilab. He enjoyed bowling and drinking beer.
Elroy is survived by his son, Christopher (Barb) Martins; daughter, Sherri (David) Swalin; grandchildren, Andrea (Paul) Eder, C.J. Martins and Jeni Holly; great-granddaughter, Chloe Eder; sister, Arlene Pearl Kussard; many nieces, nephews relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Sara Martins in 2006.
Memorial visitation will take place on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Norris-Segert Funeral Home & Cremation Services , 132 Fremont St. (one block north of Washington St. and Main),West Chicago. Interment Private. For Info 630-231-0060 or www.norrissegertfh.com