Doris E. Martin, 80
Beloved Sister, Wife, Mother, Grandmother
TOWNSEND -- Doris E. (Rines) Martin, 80, of Townsend, died unexpectedly on Sunday morning at Health Alliance Leominster Hospital.
Doris was born in Ashburnham, MA on July 17, 1933, daughter of James Rines Sr. and Dora (Burnap) Rines. Her high school graduation and college took place at God's Bible School in Cincinnati, OH. Many people will remember her as their delivery person as a motor route driver for the Fitchburg Sentinel and Enterprise. Doris loved and cherished her family and will be greatly missed.
Doris is survived by her husband of 59 years, Chester Martin of Townsend, as well as her daughter Deborah of Portland, OR, and sons James of N. Attleboro, David of Hampden and Timothy of Townsend, and six grandchildren.
Doris also leaves siblings Virginia Welch of Townsend, Joyce Wanner in VA, Lawrence of Scituate, David of Shirley, Gwendolyn Carter of Sterling, and Wayne of Hubbardston. She was predeceased by siblings Everett, Manning, Eudora Rising, Rev. Paul, and Rev. James P. Jr.
MARTIN -- At her request, no services are being held at this time. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that any donations be made to the
in Doris's name. Bosk Funeral Home at 85 Blossom St. Fitchburg is assisting the family. boskfuneralhome.com
Bosk Funeral Home
85 Blossom St Fitchburg, MA 01420
Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on June 24, 2014