Martin Dale Jordan, or Marty as most people knew him, 76, of Foresthill, died unexpectedly on June 10th, 2021 at Auburn Faith Hospital in Auburn, CA, surrounded by his loved ones. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Kathi Jordan, & his children Brian & Lisa Ford, Martin (Jim) Jordan Jr. & Jennifer Price, Shannon Ford & Dave Gauldin, Robyn & Mike Armstrong, and Buzzy & Pete Labrenz. His grandchildren - Marc Armstrong, Tyler Jordan, Larisa Simmons, Shyla Jordan, Rebecca Ward, Martin Jordan Jr., Samantha Armstrong, Megan Armstrong, Seth Labrenz, Sienna Price, & Athena Jordan- will forever miss his silly jokes & hair pulling.
Marty was born in Sacramento, CA, on June 30th, 1944 to Martin Harold Jordan of Oregon & Mary Homer (Gilmore) Jordan of Montana. He served in the Air Force & later in life was an airplane mechanic until he retired in 2006. Marty and Kathi also owned and operated the Applegate Saloon for many years and helped to instigate the famed Fourth of July parade there.
With his quick wit & a joke for every occasion, it’s hard to imagine a world without him in it. He will be missed by his loved ones & friends.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.