Jean Martine

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  • "To the Martine Family, Please accept my deepest sympathies..."
    - Jeff Grossman
  • "my dear aunt jean, your spirit continues to lift us all."
    - eugene skidmore
  • "Dear Martine Family, I was saddened to hear of your mom's..."
    - Wendy Yorke Augustyn
  • "Remembering a very lovely lady who brought beauty with her..."
    - Judy Fine
  • "So sorry to hear about your mom's passing. Sending all of..."
    - Susan Gullotta
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Martine, Jean K.
Jean Kinkead Martine, 95, short story writer, died peacefully at home in Old Greenwich on May 15, 2013. Jean's cherished husband of 65 years, Layng Martine, died in 2006. He idolized her. Jean's five children: Layng Jr. (Linda), Gene (Pam), Suzanne, John (Nanci), and Anne Martine Cook; her four grandchildren: Layng III, Tucker (Laura Veirs), Mac (Shannon), and Remy Cook; her three great-grandchildren: Tennessee, Ryman, and Oz, were all nourished by her love, her wisdom, her love of words, her sense of beauty, her curiosity, her generosity, and her gentleness. In lieu of flowers please eat something delicious, laugh out loud, or hug someone - and think of Jean.

Published in GreenwichTime from May 24 to May 31, 2013