In Memory of Rodney Martens





Rodney Martens

Rodney Dale Martens, a long time resident of Chetwynd, BC, passed away suddenly on Friday, February 21, 2020, in Chetwynd, BC, at the age of 61 years. Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Rod’s Life on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the Chetwynd Royal Canadian Legion. Mayor Allen Courtoreille will be the Master of Ceremonies. A traditional prayer and drum song ceremony will be held by brother-in-laws, Richard and Vern Lalonde. The family will also share a slideshow with memories of Rod’s life. A light lunch and sharing of memories will follow the celebration. Interment will be held at a later date. Rod loved golfing, baseball, hockey and his beloved dogs. He worked at West Fraser Mill for over 33 years. Rod is survived by his loving wife and best friend of 33 years; Cheryl Martens, Son; Cory Martens (Meghan), Daughters; Tina (Josh) Bassett and Marlee Martens (Shawn), twin Grandchildren; Jaya and Seth Bassett, Brother; Brad Martens, Mother-in-law; Virginia as well as numerous extended family and friends, whom he loved dearly. Rod was predeceased by his parents; John and Betty Martens. Very Respectfully Reynars Funeral Home & Crematorium