Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Mary R. Martin

Born: Shelton
Lived: Shelton

Mary R. Martin, age 92, of Shelton entered into rest on Monday October 29, 2018 in Shelton Lakes Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the beloved wife of the late James P. Martin. She was born in Shelton on June 25, 1926 the daughter of the late James and Assunta (Santore) Merola. Mrs. Martin worked for many years in the accounting department at Lifetouch Studios in Derby and New England Printing in Trumbull before her retirement. She volunteered her time by helping out at The Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Mary enjoyed ceramics and traveling with her husband. She was also a member of the Derby and Shelton Senior Citizens.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law Lauren Martin, grandchildren Christopher and Stephanie Martin, her great grandchildren Elijah and Haylee Martin, sister-in-law Mary Merola and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son Officer James A. Martin of the New Canaan Police Department, two brothers Anthony and Albert Merola, her sister-in-law Mary Merola..
Friends are invited to greet Mary’s family on Thursday November 8, 2018 from 8:30 to 9:30 am in the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd. Shelton. At 9:30 am her funeral procession will leave the funeral home for her Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in St. Joseph Church, 424 Coram Ave. Shelton. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, her family asks that memorial contributions be made to The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 237 Roosevelt Ave. Derby CT 06418. Online condolences can be left for her family at www.riverviewfh.com.