Mrs. Lorraine T. Martin, 94, of Berlin, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Wednesday, September 20, 2023, after a period of failing health. She was born in Berlin, NH on July 21, 1929 the daughter of the late Joseph and Doria (Chretien) Henri and was a lifelong resident of the Berlin-Gorham area. She graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1947 and had been employed in the offices at Brown Company for a number of years. Lorraine was an avid bowler and active member of the Berlin Seniors Bowling League, enjoyed reading, skiing and was a talented sewer, knitter and crocheter, especially in her younger years. Along with her husband Denis, they spent a lot of time at the family camp on Conway Lake with the entire extended family. She cherished time spent with her nieces and nephews and their families. She would always try to help people when and where she was able and was very generous and caring to her nieces and nephews over the years.
She is survived by her many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Dennis in 2000 and her siblings Lelly Dion, Lillian Boulanger and Linette Howe.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, September 25, 2023 at 1pm at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, 345 Pleasant St., Berlin with interment following at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Monday from 10:30am to 12:30pm at the Bryant & Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin, prior to the Mass. Those who wish may make donations in her memory to the North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency, 536 Cottage St., Littleton, NH 03561. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.bryantfuneralhome.net