Martha was born in Perth-Andover, NB, on March 3, 1950. She was the daughter of the late Eusebe and Elsie (Hathaway) Fournier. Martha leaves behind her daughters, Tabitha Foster (Tim) of Saint John, NB, Sonya Thomas (Richard) of Fredericton, NB; her son, Trevor Rideout (Brenda) of Minto, NB; eight grandchildren, Jarrett Gullison (Anna), Hilary Foster, Trevor Rideout Jr., Miranda Foster, Cody Rideout, Staesha Gullison, Carson Rideout, Alyssa Rideout; her sisters, Lorraine Clark (Lew Bryson) of Craig's Flat, Linda Sprague (Jim Gillespie) of Arthurette, NB; brothers, Marshall Fournier (Julia) of Perth-Andover, NB, Charles Fournier of Currie Siding, NB; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Martha was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Randy Hill; her sisters, Leitha Ouellette (Ovide), Aileen Blanchette, Theresa Ouellette (Alcide), Freda Beaulieu; brothers, Herman Fournier (Edwina), William Fournier; her brother-in-laws, Leslie Clark and Douglas Sprague; her sister-in-law, Rose Fournier; along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was held on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 2 pm from St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. Father Curtis Sappier celebrated, assisted by Father Gilbert Doddatto. Interment followed in the parish cemetery.
Music for the service was by Brenda Rideout, Elvis Beaulieu, Lorraine Clark, and Linda Sprague. The eulogy was given by Martha's niece, Dr. Trina Stewart.
Honorary pallbearers were Hilary Foster, Miranda Foster, Staesha Gullison, Alyssa Rideout, Anna Gullison, Jennica McQuade, Lexie McQuade, Brianna Fournier, and Twila Brake.
Pallbearers were Wesley Sprague, Rodney Fournier, Jarrett Gullison, Cody Rideout, Trevor Fournier, and Randy Ouellette.
Arrangements were entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover, NB.
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church
2-4 and 7-9 pm
Brunswick Funeral Home
St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Cemetery
NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Cemetery, or to the donor's choice.