Martha L. "Marty" Ring
1936 - 2018
Brandon Funeral Home - Fitchburg
305 Wanoosnoc Rd.
Fitchburg, MA
Martha "Marty" L. (Riel) Ring
of Fitchburg, formerly of Acton

and Concord

FITCHBURG - Martha "Marty" L. (Riel) Ring, 81, of Fitchburg, formerly of Acton and Concord, died Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Health Alliance Hospital in Leominster.

Marty was born in Turners Falls, MA, on June 29, 1936, daughter of the late Henry F. and Louise A. (Yarmac) Riel. She graduated from Turners Falls High School in 1954 and attended Bates College in Lewiston, ME. At Bates College she met and later married her husband, James "Jim" F. Ring. They were married for 51 years until his passing in 2010.

She was predeceased by her brother, David H. Riel.

Marty is survived by two sons, Michael J. Ring and his wife Joan of Largo, FL; Dennis P. Ring and his wife Brenda of Mashpee, MA; a daughter, Mary L. Ring of Suwanee, GA; three grandchildren, Bryan P. Ring and his wife Anna of Suffield, CT; Jami M. Ring of Atlanta, GA; Kevin M. Ring United States Coast Guard, Cape May, NJ; a sister, Carolyn A. (Riel) Organ of Greenfield, MA and her friend and companion Harold "Bud" Williams of Fitchburg.

RING - A funeral service will be held in Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg, MA. on Thursday, March 22 at 1:00pm. A calling hour will be held prior to the service from 12- 1pm. Interment will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg. Marty was a lifelong avid reader, so in lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Fitchburg Public Library or a public library of your choice.

Published by Sentinel & Enterprise on Mar. 19, 2018.
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Michael, Dennis and Mary - so sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. Sending our condolences and love to you and your family from Aunt Betty's family.
Ellen (Kelley) and Bill
Ellen McHale
March 24, 2018
So sorry for your loss. May our loving God continue to comfort you during this very difficult time.
March 23, 2018
So glad we had the chance to be together at Marty & Jims 50th anniversary in Massachusetts and again in 2015 at Moms 95th birthday in California. Condolences to Michael, Mary, Dennis and their families. Love from junior bridesmaid cousin Sue
Susan Poprock
March 22, 2018
Marty you made a big difference in the lives of all the Newbold children. God Bless from all of us.
Stephen Newbold
March 22, 2018
We will miss Marty at our shop. She visited us every morning. Dorie and the staff at the Parkhill Dunkin' Donuts.
March 22, 2018
God give us a life span of 70-80 years if we are especially strong. Psalms 90:10 May the family and friends celebrate a life well lived and loved by many. With sincere sympathy
March 21, 2018
So sorry for your loss she was a great woman we will miss seeing her every morning at Dunkins,we had lots of laughs together with our group.May her memory be internal, From Dina (Pkhill Pizza)
Dina Tsinidis
March 20, 2018
Dennis, Brenda and family, My sympathies for the loss of your mom. May she rest in peace and her memory live on in your hearts!

Joanne Liberatore
Leominster, MA
March 20, 2018
Dennis, Brenda, Bryan & Kevin,
I'm so sorry for your loss . Hold on to all the wonderful memories you have. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Debbie Jeffries
Debbie Jeffries
March 19, 2018
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