VINALHAVEN — Harold V. Martin, 56, was reunited with his father and brothers in the arms of the Lord on Nov. 30, 2021. He was surrounded by his loving family, committed girlfriend of 14 years, Michelle Leonard, and dedicated nurse, Betsy.

Harold was born on Vinalhaven on Feb. 9, 1965, to Herbert Victor and Viva Arlene Martin. He attended the Vinalhaven School and went on to become a very well known fisherman in the community.

Harold was a free spirit and loved with all his heart, as well as his unconditional love for his family and the sea, which was so deep and strong you could feel it while in his presence.

His contagious smile was something that all will remember and hold forever in our hearts.

Harold is survived by his loving mother, Viva; girlfriend, Michelle; two children, Holly and Joshua; brother, Joseph (Jody) and wife, Lisa; sister, Sylvia; nieces and nephews, Dallas, Justin, Kalena Rose, Paula, April, Ethan and their mother, June, Joseph, and wife, Elizabeth, Abby, Joey, Tasha, Donald, Jessica and Holly; step-children, Heather, Megan and Jeffery; many grandchildren; and friends who became family to Harold throughout the course of his life.

Harold was predeceased by his father, Herbert; brothers, Dallas (Buckshot) and Francis (Busta).

A celebration of his life will be held at the Browns Head Cemetery graveside committal on Browns Head Light Road in Vinalhaven on Dec. 11, 2021, at 11 a.m.