Gary James Martineau 67, of Cloquet, MN passed away on March 25, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth, MN. Gary was born in Cloquet on August 10, 1953 to Vincent and Evelyn (Porter) Martineau Olson. He attended and graduated from Central High School in Duluth and later attended 4 years of College. Gary married Sandra Kay Brown on September 19, 2015 at the Fond du Lac Tribal Center in Cloquet. He worked as a technician for 22 years for Natural Resources. Gary loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking ricing and the casino. Gary always had a smile and a good sense of humor and will miss his little friend Buddy.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Herbert, Daniel, Vincent(Butch), Darrell(Dean) and Robert(bob)
Gary is survived by his spouse Sandy; children Jason Anderson, Alicia Anderson(David), Angel (Mike) LaPrairie, Amy Martineau(Henry) all of Cloquet. Siblings Albert Martineau(Joe), Henry Olson(Tina) Gwen Wakanabo of Cloquet, Joy Martineau of Cloquet, Mary Diver(Kelly) of Cloquet, Lynn Olson(Keith) Diver of Cloquet.
A family visitation will be on Monday, March 29, 2021 from 12:00PM until the 1:00 PM Service at the Sawyer Chapel grounds. Burial will be in the Sawyer Cemetery, Sawyer, MN.
Arrangements are by Whispering Pines Funeral and Cremation Service, serving northern Minnesota.
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