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7/9/03 - Longview

LeTourneau Professor Laid To Rest

More than 700 people attended funeral services today for 59-year old Martin Donner at LeTourneau University. Donner is one of the three victims of the explosion.

"Marty", as he was called, was an associate professor of aviation technology at LeTourneau university for 24 years. "Marty" was a longtime member of Mobberly Baptist church in Longview and sang in the choir, played in the orchestra. and even helped with the sound and lighting there.

Marty also volunteered his time at the Kilgore fireworks warehouse. Friends and family members described him today as a man dedicated to his family, his church and his faith.

Amy Tatum reporting.

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