Betty E. Martin, 83

OSWEGO, NY – Betty E. Martin, 83, a resident of Oswego Town, passed away Wednesday June 4, 2014, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse, surrounded by her family.

Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Hazel (Coon) Murray.

Betty worked as a Kitchen Aide for the Hannibal School District.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother.

Surviving is one son, Warren “Pep” (Marilyn) Martin of Oswego Town; one daughter, Elaine Newman of Oswego; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Warren A. Martin, in 1987; two sons, Gerald Martin and Walter Martin; four sisters, Mary Scruton, Delores Ball, Marlene Harrison and Joann Hedges.

There will be no calling hours, upon her request.

A memorial mass will be held 10 a.m. June 10 at St. Mary’s Church.

Burial will be held privately in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

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