I regret to inform you of the untimely death of TSgt Marty B. Bettelyoun, age 35, who deceased on August 3, 2015 as a result of a military freefall training accident in the Eglin Florida training area. He was assigned to the 720th Operations Support Squadron – 24th Special Operations Wing at Hurlburt Field, FL
He is survived by his devoted wife Jennifer and five loving children that range from age 3 to 14 years old.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 0900am at the Freedom Hangar at Hurlburt.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 1:00pm at the Coastline Calvary Chapel, 1122 Oriole Beach Road in Gulfbreeze.
A graveside service will immediately follow at 3:00pm at Barrancas National Cemetery located at: 1 Cemetery Road; NAS Pensacola, FL 32508.
Marty was born in Eugene, OR and graduated Oregon City High School during 1997. He graduated Combat Control School in Class 06-04, and Advanced Skills Training in Class 22. As the NCOIC, Surveys and Assault Zones, Marty provided assault zone and survey program management, training and oversight for eight special tactics units encompassing over 900 Special Operations personnel.
Rest in Peace,