Cribb, Martin Frederick Anthony
Birth: Friday, August 27, 1943 in England
Residence: Scotland, Maryland
Death: Sunday, October 02, 2016 at the age of 73
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
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Martin "Marty" Frederick Anthony Cribb, 73, of Scotland, MD formerly of Dundalk, MD passed away on October 2, 2016 in Leonardtown, MD. Born August 27, 1943 in England, he was the son of the late Colette Mary Cribb. Marty is survived by his children; Martin (Madelyn) Cribb of Mount Wolf, PA and Rebecca (Nathaniel),Bourgault of Averill Park, NY, siblings; Bernadette Hall, of Dundalk, MD, Nada Wilmering of Dundalk, MD, Joseph Cribb, William Paul of North Carolina, and Robert Paul, and 4 grandchildren.
Marty graduated from Patterson High School, and received his PHD degree from Towson University in Business Development. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a Medical Service Specialist from 1960 to 1964. Marty started as a Meter Reader, and worked up to a Systems Analyst for Baltimore Gas & Electric (now Exelon) retiring in 1993 after 29 years.
He lived in Scotland, MD for 20 years, he was a Clerk at Rick's Marine, a fishing reporter, Bus driver for St. Mary's Transit/ County Schools, resident volunteer at Point Lookout state park (Camp host store clerk, maintenance), First Mate, Smith Island Cruises and Tours, the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge (3 winters), he was a volunteer supervisor for Americorp , maintenance, construction and wildlife count's in Austwell, TX, he also volunteered for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services (wildlife count's, especially birds, preservation and maintenance).
Prior to his dementia diagnosis and subsequent entry into the Veterans home in Charlotte Hll, he was extremely active in St. Mary's County as a naturalist and outdoorsman, and he held several positions in tourism and public service for the county. Marty enjoyed photography, especially birding, boating and fishing.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 11:30AM to 12:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD with a Funeral Service held at 12:00 in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home chapel. Interment will follow in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD. Pallbearers will be: Martin Cribb, Steven Bourgault, Daniel Irwin, Paul Wilmering and Wayne Sookhoo. Arrangements by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.