Irene M. Martin

Irene M (Tymon) Martin, 93, formerly of Friendly Road passed away on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the wife of the late Joseph T. Martin to whom she was married fifty eight years. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Charles H. and Mary Anne (Conway) Tymon.  Mrs. Martin was a 1942 graduate of St. Xavier Academy and was also a member of the Alumni Association.  She was a bus aide for the Cranston School Department and was previously a bookkeeper for the Narragansett Electric Company before she resigned to raise her family.  Above everything else she was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She leaves her five children,  Joseph C. Martin and his wife Elizabeth, Robert T. Martin and his wife Melissa, Kevin P. Martin, Timothy J. Martin and Mary-Ann Martin, three grandchildren, Robert L. Martin and his wife Christine, Katelyn C. Rathbun and her husband Seth and Caleb J. Martin, five great grandchildren, Rosalie, Alexander, Tyler, Wyatt and Sawyer. She was the sister of the late Charles A. Tymon and Robert Tymon. Her funeral will be held on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 10:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM in St. Matthew Church, Elmwood Avenue, Cranston. Burial will be in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8. In lieu of flowers contributions to St. Matthew Church would be appreciated.