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Burnham: Tributes paid to former mayor
3:00pm Wednesday 16th October 2013 in Local News
Tributes have been paid to a former Burnham mayor who died ealier this month after a long illness.
Tony Martin, 82, of Eastern Road, Burnham, had two spells as mayor, between 1989 and 1991 and 1999 and 2001, and was also involved in a number of other organisations in the town.
He was a trustee of both Burnham United Charity and the Burnham Institute Trust, president of the Burnham and Dengie Hundred Rotary Club in 2008/09 and a Maldon district councillor from 1991 until 1995.
Long-serving Burnham town councillor Una Norman said: “I got on extremely well with Tony.
“He was a very nice man, a real gentleman.
“He was always cheerful and had a lovely big smile that lit up his whole face."
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