February 10, 1942 - November 2, 2016
Beloved husband and father, Martin Richard Atkins, born February 10, 1942, passed away November 2, 2016. He leaves behind wife, Marilyn Atkins, son, Marc Atkins, and daughter, Kayla Atkins.
He and his family were among the first to make Roosevelt Island their home in 1976. He was an artist, designer, and illustrator. He is best remembered by Roosevelt Islanders for his table at the Farmers Market of rocks, minerals, kaleidoscopes, and Tram holiday cards.