Eileen Martin, 94, Westport

Posted 11/9/19

Eileen (Carvalho) Martin, 94, of Westport, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019, at Catholic Memorial Home. She was the wife of the late Ernest G. Martin.

Mrs. Martin was born in Fall River, …

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Eileen Martin, 94, Westport

Posted

Eileen (Carvalho) Martin, 94, of Westport, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019, at Catholic Memorial Home. She was the wife of the late Ernest G. Martin.

Mrs. Martin was born in Fall River, daughter of the late Manuel J. and Mathilda (Costa) Carvalho, and had been a longtime resident of Westport.

Prior to her retirement, she was the Treasurer for the Town of Westport. She was a communicant of St. John the Baptist Church, Westport.

Survivors include her daughter, Gail Martin of Westport; two grandchildren, Abigail I. Martin and Chari Hurley; a great granddaughter, Julia Grace Hurley; along with several nieces and nephews.

She was the mother of the late Robert M. Martin and sister of the late Evelyn Rocha and Raymond Carvalho.

Mass of Christian Burial, to which relatives and friends are invited, will be Wednesday, November 13, at St. John the Baptist Church, Westport, at 11 a.m.

Visitation will be Wednesday, at the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport, from 8:30-10:30 a.m., prior to the Mass.

Interment will be in Beech Grove Cemetery, Westport.

Flowers are acceptable or memorial donations may be made to Catholic Memorial Home, 2446 Highland Ave., Fall River, MA 02720.

For directions or to sign the online guestbook, please visit www.potterfuneralservice.com.

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