AUBURN, Mass. - Martha Jean Bottom, 55, of Auburn died peacefully in her husband’s arms Wednesday May 9, 2012 in the UMass Memorial Medical Center after a long and courageous fight against cancer.
She is survived by her husband Ronald F. Bottom of Auburn, her two loving children, Jonathan and Christina Bottom of Auburn, her sister Valerie MacKoul and her husband Richard of Grafton, her brother Vernon Stitt and his wife Cindy of Auburn, her sisters-in-law Marsha McCarthy and Joyce Vallon both of W. Yarmouth, several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Bottom was born in Westborough, the daughter of the late Albert T. and Natalie L. (Robinson) Stitt. She was educated in Auburn schools; she later attended the Salter Secretarial School. Mrs. Bottom worked as the office manager for MacKouls Cars in Grafton for many years. She had previously worked in typesetting.
In her spare time she enjoyed scrap-booking, arranging flowers, Tole painting and sewing.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2012 in the Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central St. Auburn. Her funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. following visiting hours.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to The Martha Bottom memorial Fund, in care of Millbury National Bank, 18 Main Street, Millbury, MA 01527.
To leave a message of condolence for the family or to view the Book of Memories, visit www.brittonfuneralhomes.com.