Marie C. Martin, 94, of Westridge Road, passed away on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Carlsbad Medical Center. Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday (June 6) at Sunset Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery with Father Rodney Hurst of Grace Episcopal Church officiating. There is no visitation. Condolences may be expressed at westfuneralhomellc.com
Marie Louise Martin was born to William and Marie (Wallis) Cressey on February 10, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pa. Albert R. and Marie C. Martin were married on December 18, 1942, in Chicopee, MA, before moving to Carlsbad, N.M.
Marie was a resident of Carlsbad for over 70 years, worked for Dr. John Most for over 30 years and was a long time member of Grace Episcopal Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Albert and daughter Pam Martin Clark.
Marie is survived by daughter Sandra and husband Sam Hunter of St. George, Utah, son-in-law Geoff Clark of San Diego, Calif.; grandchildren: Beth (Sterling) Yeamen of Riverdale, Utah, Brian (Jamie ) Hunter of Phoenix, Ariz. and David (Jessi) Hunter of Reno, Nev., and three great grandchildren: Brielle Yamen, Addison Hunter and Hayden Hunter.
Donations may be made to the Landsun Caring Hands Fund.
Published in Carlsbad Current-Argus on June 5, 2014
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