Windham, NH — Marcus Martin Baldwin, 21, of Windham, NH, passed away on April 1, 2014. Marcus was born in Nashua, NH, on May 5, 1992, the beloved son of Nancy and the late David Baldwin. He attended the Windham schools and graduated from Salem High School in 2010 where he excelled on both the basketball and soccer teams. He pursued his studies in engineering at Merrimack College after graduation. Marcus was residing in Palm Beach, Florida at the time of his passing.
Marcus is survived by his mother, Nancy Baldwin; his brothers, Matthew of Boston and Mitch of Windham. He also leaves his paternal grandmother, Marge Baldwin of Niagara Falls, New York as well as several loving aunts, uncles and cousins. He is also survived by a special friend, Bob Dion, who brought happiness to Marcus by bringing joy into his mother's life. Marcus' passions were many. His love for the piano, sports (particularly basketball), steamer and lobster dinners and his many cherished friends was obvious to all who knew him. But above all these, he loved his family. His kind and loving spirit brought a special sunshine into their home whether he was playing basketball with his brothers or enjoying one of the many summers they spent together at Webster Lake. He was fun-loving and always found time to appreciate the simple wonders life has to offer, sunsets being one of his favorites.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, April 7, at 10 a.m. at St. Matthew Church, Windham, NH. Burial will follow in the Cemetery on the Plain, Windham, NH. Calling hours will be Sunday, April 6, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Salem, NH. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.