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Diana Louise (Watson) Martin



Diana Louise (Watson) Martin, 71, of Tilton, passed away at Lakes Region General Hospital in  Laconia after a period of failing health. She was born in Laconia on January 14, 1949, the daughter of Freelon M. Watson Jr. and Mildred E. (Griffin) Watson. She was a graduate of Tilton-Northfield High School and work for over 35 years for the State of New Hampshire, Department of Treasury as a payroll clerk. She was a member of the Lochmere Baptist Church which she loved dearly. She loved to watch the birds, play games on the computer and cooking for her family in her spare time. She was predeceased by a step son Edwin Martin

Her family includes:

Her husband of 23 years. William C. Martin of Tilton

Her brother: Robert A. Watson and his wife Diane C. (Ham) of Tilton

Step son: Frederick Martin of Florida

Step daughter: Jeanie Wingate of Bristol

Aunt: Laura Diamond of Troutman, NC

Nephew: Jacques P. Watson and wife Kimberly of Tilton

Grand Niece Rebecca Charles and her two sons Nicholas and Dustin Parson of Concord

A memorial service will be held at a later date at the Lochmere Baptist Church in Lochmere.

Memorial donations in her memory may be made to the Lochmere Baptist Church, P.O. Box 12, Lochmere, NH 03252 or the Franklin Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice, 75 Chestnut Street, Franklin, NH  03235.

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