Chris G. Jong (Martin) represents the fourth-generation of the Martin Family and the first fourth-generation funeral director in the province of Alberta. Chris is the son of Gordon and Elizabeth Jong, the great grandson of Ben and Elizabeth Martin and the grandson of Dale and Kay Martin. Chris started his Funeral Service career in 1997 washing the funeral cortège at Martin Brothers after school. In 2003 Chris enrolled in the funeral director/embalmer program with the Western School of Funeral Service, graduating in 2005. Chris worked with Arbor Memorial Services Inc. in Edmonton from 2003 until 2007, leaving the family business and obtaining his licenses outside our city. Chris is married to Carla Mroch and together they have a son, Grayson Christopher, born in 2009 and a daughter Aubrey Ann, born in 2013. Chris has continued a legacy of service and tradition throughout Southern Alberta. Chris is a local member of the Knights of Columbus council #10547, Lethbridge Fish and Game Association, Lethbridge Young Professionals, Alberta Funeral Service Association, and the American Institute of Embalmers.