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Martin Alex Birchfield

Martin Alex Birchfield

Martin Alex Birchfield, age 49, of Quincy, died on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in his home. He was born on October 8, 1966 in Quincy, a son of William E. & Mary L. (Doellman) Birchfield. He married Lisa A. Newman on July 25, 1992. She survives.

He was of the Catholic faith.

Martin was a 1984 graduate of Quincy High School. He formerly worked at Manchester Tank. He was an avid Cubs and Vikings fan. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his father and son.

In addition to his wife, Lisa, he is survived by:
HIS PARENTS, William & Mary Birchfield of Quincy;
ONE SON, Mason Alex Birchfield, still at home;
ONE DAUGHTER, Megan White and her husband James Wesley of Bishop, GA;
TWO GRANDSONS, Gabriel & Silas White
A BROTHER, Thomas Birchfield
THREE SISTERS, Janice (David) McArthur of Hoffman Estates, IL, Amy Willer and Christina (Joshua) Brueck, all of Quincy;
Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by one brother John Anthony Birchfield, who died in infancy.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday beginning at 12:30 p.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to an education fund for his son, Mason.

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Penny Williams - Ivey
Williamsville, IL
Thoughts and prayers going your way Lisa! For your and your family! I love you and Marty to the moon! I'm gonna miss the world's oldest cubby fan! He stayed faithful to those cubbies!
Marty will be missed in many ways! I'll see you on the other side! Keep the game on, the beer cold, Ozzy on the Boom, Boom and the smile on your face. !
You will always be missed!
You will not be forgotten!
RIP my friend! I love you buddy!
Jennifer Birchfield Wood
Colorado Springs, CO
Thoughts and prays to all of our family in this time of loss. Our hearts are with you all.
Don Benz
Quincy, IL
Tom and Family - I am sorry for your loss - I wish you peace