Cecile J. Martin

Cecile J. Martin

Cecile J. Martin, 93, of Merrimack and formerly of Nashua, passed away on Tues­day, July 7, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua after a pe­riod of declining health.

She was born on July 27, 1921 in Hud­son, NH, a daughter of the late Joseph and Alma (Paul) Gendron. She was raised and educated in Nashua and was a graduate of Nashua High School in 1941. She resided in Nashua until 2003 when she went to live with her daughter and son-in-law in Merrimack.

Cecile was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling with her late husband Robert Martin, and loved a good cup of home roasted coffee.

She was pre-deceased by her husband Robert Martin in 1999; a son, Brian Martin in 2002; and five brothers, Albert, William, Raymond, Henry and Leo Gendron; and two sisters, Camille Girouard and Alma Levesque.

Surviving members of her family include two daughters and a son-in-law, Susan Stein­brueck of Santa Clara, CA and Patricia and her husband Don "Coco" Tyler of Merri­mack; 3 grandchildren, Brian Steinbrueck and his wife Jennifer, Steven Steinbrueck and his wife Heather, and Samantha and her husband Lewis Bellows, Sr.; 2 great-grandchildren, Lewis "LJ" Bellows, Jr. and Tyler Steinbrueck.

Calling hours will be held at the Rivet Funeral Home, 425 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack on Monday July 13 from 5-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 16 Baboosic Lake Road, Mer­rimack on Tuesday, July 14 at 9:30 AM. Burial will be in St. Louis Cemetery, West Hollis Street, Nashua.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Cecile’s memory can be made to Home, Health & Hospice, C/O Community Hospice House, 7 Executive Park Dr, Merrimack, NH 03054.

An online guestbook can be found at rivetfuneral home.com.