February 20, 1929 - March 12, 2020
Obituaries » Vena M. Martin
Vena Mae (Croteau) Martin of Marshfield passed peacefully on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at the Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin. Born Feb. 20, 1929, she was the daughter of Hubert and Lena (DeCoteau) Croteau. Her family was well-known for their dances at the Barn on Hollister Hill in Marshfield. On June 18, 1948, Vena married the love of her life, Alden H. Martin. Their life was completed with the births of their three daughters. She loved going to yard sales, attending her granddaughters’ and great-grandsons’ events, her flower gardens, sewing, watching talk shows and Saturday shopping trips. Survivors include her daughters, sisters, grandchildren and extended family. The graveside service to honor and celebrate Vena’s life will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 13, 2020, in the Eaton Cemetery in Marshfield. There are no calling hours. The Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre, is in charge of the arrangements. For a memorial guestbook, visit www.hookerwhitcomb.com.