Catherine's Story

DIXMONT - Catherine (Watson) Martin, 91, of Dixmont passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 25, 2014, at Brewer Center for Health and Rehabilitation.

She was born in Boston, Massachusetts on February 26, 1923, the daughter of the late Patrick and Margaret (Collins) Watson. She was a long-time resident of Lexington, MA.

She was predeceased by her sisters, Sabina Scanlan and Margaret Walsh; and her brother, James Watson.

Catherine is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, Richard H. Martin; her beloved son, Richard J. Martin of Dixmont, her beloved daughters, Marie-Terese Viles and her husband, Peter of Fairfield, and Anne Fenochetti and her husband, Robert of Dunstable, MA; her grandson, Bruce Viles; her great grandson, Shaden of Florida; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family would like to thank Bangor Area Visiting Nurses and Brewer Center for Health and Rehabilitation for their excellent care.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., with a reception to follow, on Saturday, October 4 at the Best Western Waterville Grand Hotel, 375 Main Street, Waterville.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Bangor Area Homeless Shelter, 263 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401

An online guestbook may be signed and memories shared at

Arrangements are by Lawry Brothers, 107 Main Street, Fairfield.
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