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Karen Laura Martin

October 13, 1960 ~ October 11, 2018 (age 57)

Karen Laura Martin, 57, passed away on October 11, 2018, surrounded by the love of her children.

Born in Burlington, Vermont, Karen was the daughter of the late William Sr and Cora (Quintin) Martin.  

Karen was a lifelong learner, earning two Bachelor’s degrees from Johnson and Wales University.   Her career centered around Culinary Arts and Hotel and Restaurant management.

Karen lived for her family. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and watching them grow. She is survived by her three devoted children, Jesse Moore, Danielle Matera, Nicole Matera, her brother, Daniel Martin, her sister, Kim Reynolds, and her grandchildren, Christopher, Alexander, Isaiah, Andre, Jayden, Caleb, Aniya, Austin, Giovanni and Lillian.

She was the sister of the late William Martin Jr and Michael Briggs Sr.

A gathering and visitation will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 5 – 8 pm, in the Russell J. Boyle Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, Warwick.  Burial will be private.


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