Ruth V.'s Story
Ruth V. Martin, 90, passed away on February 12, 2017, in Masconomet Healthcare in Topsfield.
Born in Boston on April 2, 1926, she was the daughter of the late James and Dorothy (Proctor) Martin. Ruth grew up in Needham and Newton, where she graduated from high school. She was employed for many years with Massachusetts Bonding and Insurance Company in Boston. Ruth was a longtime resident of Danvers and a member of the Maple Street Congregational Church, where she enjoyed membership in Maple Eves Society. In her spare time, Ruth enjoyed the North Shore Music Theater and traveling to the coasts of Maine and Cape Cod visiting friends. Ruth was predeceased by her brother, Warren S. Martin. She is survived by her cousin, Warren S. Proctor of South Carolina.
Her memorial service will be celebrated on Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 1 p.m. at C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to the Maple Street Congregational Church, 90 Maple St., Danvers, MA 01923 or the Masconomet Health Center Employee Fund, c/o Renee Hutchinson, 123 High St., Topsfield, MA 01983-1921. www.LyonsFuneral.com.
Published on  March 29, 2017