Martin T. Kyre, Jr.

02/27/1928 - 02/13/2021


Martin T. Kyre, Jr. 92 of Lubbock, TX  died February 13, 2021.  He taught Political Science at Texas Tech University, retiring in 1999.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Joan, and his parents.  Joan grew up in Wauseon, OH, and was the daughter of Sara and Edgar Randolph who founded the Randolph Furniture Company.  Martin is survived by a brother; Ted, of Alden, NY, and nieces and nephews.  A memorial service will be held later at St. Luke’s UMC, Lubbock, TX.  Inurnment will be at the Wauseon Cemetery, Wauseon, OH in the summer with the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in charge.  In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to St. Luke’s UMC, Lubbock; Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH; the Carillon Foundation, 1717 Norfolk Ave. Lubbock, TX 79416 or the charity of your choice.