Longmeadow – Martha Marguerite Plouffe, 76, passed away peacefully on Thursday September 24, 2020 at the Jewish Nursing Home in Longmeadow. Born in Holyoke, MA on September 13, 1944 to the late Edmond T. Sr. and Marguerite V. (LaPorte) Plouffe, she was a longtime area resident.
Martha was a graduate of Chicopee High School and was employed as a cashier for many area stores over the years. Martha loved traveling and spending time with her family but photography was her passion. She won many prizes over the years for her pictures, including first place for a four season picture collage of Swift River. Martha was also a faithful communicant of St. Rose de Lima Church in Chicopee.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Anne Wlodyka and her husband William. Martha will be dearly missed by her brother, Edmond Plouffe and his wife Phyllis of Chicopee; several nieces and nephews; thirteen great-nieces and nephews and three great-great nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to meet for Martha’s graveside service on Thursday October 1st, 2020 at 12 noon at St. Rose de Lima Cemetery, Olsen St. in Chicopee. There are no calling hours. Please wear your mask at the cemetery and follow social distancing guidelines. Memorial donations may be made in Martha’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 264 Cottage St., Springfield, MA 01104. Brunelle Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements. To leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.brunellefuneralhome.com
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