KBHB Music Vault 6:00pm - 11:59pm

Martin Elliot Pittman

Martin Elliot Pittman

Martin Elliot Pittman

- June 4, 2019

Martin was born July 12, 1952, in Rapid City to Jean and Jeanie (Oliver) Pittman.  He attended school in Spearfish and college at Black Hills State University.

He spent most of his life serving the public in a multitude of ways, including elderly care at both Dorsett and Edgewood Vista Homes, and his time with the Spearfish Ambulance Service and the Whitewood Fire Department.  Martin was also the owner and operator of Leaning Door Enterprises until his passing. 

Martin was passionate in his love for the Lord and for serving in his churches.  He loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing with his wife, family, and friends.  Above all, he took great pride in his family and many friends.

Martin Elliot Pittman, 66, of Whitewood, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Rapid City Regional Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl (Hogg) Pittman of Whitewood, SD; his mother, Jeanie Pittman, of Whitewood, SD; four brothers, Melvin (Juanita) of Nisland, SD, Mike (Melanie) of Belle Fourche, SD, Monte (Elena) of Glen Allen, VA, and Mark of Costa Rica, Central America; five children, Hope Ann (Greg) Norton of Chester, CA, Marsha Delmonte (fiancé, Danny Medina) of Westfield, MA, Robert (Kerri) Pittman of Black Hawk, SD, Hillary Pittman of Belle Fourche, SD, and Sarah (Jamie) Sharon of Willard, MO; two step-children, Kathy Hogg of Deadwood, SD, and Michael Hogg of Faulkton, SD; eight grandsons and five granddaughters; two great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter; four step-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and special friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jean Pittman, and four grandchildren.

Martin touched the lives of so many people in his life, and will be missed greatly by all.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Kinkade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2019, at Black Hills Baptist Church in Whitewood with Pastor Andy Anderson officiating.  Interment will follow at Whitewood Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.kinkadefunerals.com.

Phone number: 605-347-4455
E-mail: [email protected]
Address: 1612 Junction Avenue, Suite #1
Sturgis, SD 57785