Atkinson, NH — Nancy Marston, 85, of Atkinson, N.H., died on April 29, 2014 at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, Mass.
Born in Brunswick, Maine, and raised and educated in Plaistow, N.H., daughter of the late Delbert and Gladys (Small) Marston, she graduated cum laude from the University of New Hampshire in 1950 with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish. She worked for the United States Postal Service Plaistow, N.H. Branch as the Assistant Postmaster for many years until her retirement.
A member of First Baptist Church, Plaistow, she was also a member of the Pythian Sisters, the Triangle Guild and the Ladies Social Circle. A fudge connoisseur, she enjoyed knitting and would make 150 pot holders for the church fair every year. She also held a special place in her heart for the children of the First Baptist Church and remembered all of their names.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Bruce and Kenneth Marston.
ARRANGEMENTS: There are no calling hours. A memorial service will take place on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, Plaistow, N.H. A reception will follow in Colcord Hall of the First Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Camp Sentinel Scholarship Fund, c/o First Baptist Church, 122 Main St., Plaistow, NH 03865. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, N.H. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit our website, www.brooksidechapelfh.com.