John Baptiste R.
SLATERSVILLE- John Baptiste R. Martin 82, of Church St. died Thursday at home surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was the husband of Martha (Nordby) Martin. John and Martha would have celebrated their 55th Wedding Anniversary, June 30, 2011.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of the late Lionel and Bertha (Boss) Martin.
He worked as a laborer for Ramco Co. before becoming disabled in 1977. John enjoyed fishing, was an avid gardener and loved to tease.
Besides his wife he leaves a son John Baptiste R. Jr. of Slatersville, a daughter Mandy Lyden of Slatersville, a brother Robert Martin and a sister Aurea Vilandre both of Woonsocket, a very special sister-in-law Nina Virginia Perreault of Woonsocket, four grandchildren and two great -grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements are private.