Brian Marten

Jan. 29, 1968-Feb. 3, 2019

Brian Marten, 51, form-

erly of rural Max and

Minot, died on Sunday

February 3, 2019 from in-

juries sustained in a mo-

tor vehicle accident in

Colorado Springs, CO.

Brian was born on Janu-

ary 29, 1968 in Grand

Forks. He was the son of

George and Diana Marten.

He was raised on the Mar-

ten family farm north of

Max and attended South

Prairie and Minot schools.

He attained his G.E.D. as a

young adult.

Brian married Theresa

Lorntson on August 6,

1989 at Saron Lutheran

Church, rural Minot. They

made their home in Fargo

and Minot where he was

employed as a construc-

tion worker and they were

the parents of Justyn,

Curtis and Krystal. Most

recently he had resided in

Lexington, Kentucky and

Colorado Springs, CO

where he was

self-employed as a


Brian is survived by:

Terri; his children: Justyn,

Curtis and Krystal; 5

grandchildren: Dakota,

Ayden, Kaleb, Magnolia

and Hope; parents: George

and Diana Marten; broth-

er: Bruce (Joey) Marten

and several nieces,

nephews, cousins, aunts

and uncles.

Funeral Service: Fri-

day, February 15, 2019 at

1:00 p.m. in the chapel of

Thomas Family Funeral


Interment: Gasman

Township Cemetery in

the Spring.

Visitation: one hour pri-

or to the service at the

funeral home.

Those wishing to sign

the online memorial regis-

ter or share memories and

condolences are invited to

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