Martin Joseph Barnes
01/06/1956 - 11/08/2023
In loving memory of MARTIN JOSEPH BARNES
With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Martin Joseph Barnes, 67, who gracefully departed this world on November 8, surrounded by the warmth of his adoring family. Born on January 6, 1956, to the loving embrace of Norma Lyon Barnes and Chris Barnes, Martin leaves behind a legacy of love and kinship. He is survived by his devoted mother and his beloved wife Dixiana, his son Shayne Barnes and his loving wife Colleen from Massachusetts, his daughter Kerri and her fiancé Josh Rose, and daughter Krista with her partner Owen Woodyard all residing in Sarasota. Martin is also remembered fondly by his three cherished grandsons, Cameryn, Leo, and Connor. Martin was a loving brother to Ron Barnes and his partner Donna Andrews, and sisters Donna Machinski and her husband Ed, JoAnn Gibson and her husband Tim, Kimberly Demarse and her husband Rich. He was predeceased by his father and brother Sam Barnes. A Celebration of Life in honor of Martin will be held at Ted Sterling Park at South Lido Beach, Saturday November 25th from 11am - 2pm, where friends and family will gather to share stories, laughter, and commemorate the beautiful journey of a soul who touched so many hearts.