- October 4, 2021
David Martin, 53, passed away on September 23, 2021. Loving son of Bernice and the late Richard Haug. Cherished brother of Rick and Julianne (Robert) Haug-Ginger. Proud Godfather of Skyler Grishuk. Dear nephew of Sharon (John) Haug-Mack. Adored cousin of Andrea Mack and Denise (Matt) Mack-Congleton. David was an ’85 graduate of Fremd High School in Palatine, Il. as well as The University of Illinois at Champaign and Harvard Law School. He most recently served as Chief Council for the Congress of Racial Equality in Los Angles and was an active TriAthlete and a professional musician. As David was an incredibly giving person, he will be missed by his family and many friends both in Illinois and California. A visitation will be held on Saturday, October 9 from Noon to 4pm at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Highway, Palatine IL 60067.