Martha Johnson Faucher, 75, of Bedford, passed away Monday, April 15, 2013, at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born on Wednesday, August 25, 1937, in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Robert Fulton Johnson and Jennie Campbell Buck Johnson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Frederick Faucher, and a son, Thomas Frederick Faucher Jr. She was a member and communicant of Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church and was a member of the Women of the Moose
#1005. Surviving is her daughter, Laura Hawkes; two sons, Jay Faucher and Robert Faucher; 11 grandchildren, Corinne, Janice, Amanda, Jennifer, Whitney, Cody, Robert, Tom III, Casey, Nicole, Trevor; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jennie Murdock, Sheila Johnson.
The family requests those wishing to make memorials to consider Lynchburg Area Center for Independent Living, c/o Phil Theisen, Executive Director, 500 Alleghany Avenue, Suite 520, Lynchburg, VA 24501.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on 10 a.m. Friday, April 19, 2013, at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church with Father Salvador Anonuevo officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service.