Maria L. Martin, a lifelong resident of New Rochelle, died on May 29, 2017. She was 91.
Maria was born on June 14, 1925 in New Rochelle to the late Patrick and Anna (Hussey) Hennessy.
Maria worked for many years at Iona College and was a communicant of Holy Family Church.
She was predeceased by her husband Edward whom she married on May 22, 1949 at Blessed Sacrament Church. He died on January 26, 2005.
She is survived by her 5 sons: Edward (Barbara), Thomas (Jacqueline), Richard, James (Maria) and Joseph (Clare) Martin; her 8 grandchildren; her 7 great grandchildren and her 2 sisters Anne Latino and Patricia Dillon. She was predeceased by her brothers James and Frank Hennessy and her sisters Katherine Cullen and Dorothy Belfiore.
Visiting will be Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A Mass is scheduled for Thursday 10:30am at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St Joseph and St. Thomas Church, 6097 Amboy Road, Staten Island, NY 10309. 718-356-0294