Morene M. Martin
Feb. 10, 1936 - July 25, 2010
Morene Mavis Martin, 74, died July 25, 2010, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center.
At her request there will be no service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Milton-Freewater First Baptist Church, where she was a longtime member, through Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt, 1551
Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla, WA, 99362.
Morene was born Feb. 10, 1936, in Walla Walla, to Adelbert and Jessie Lawson Hopson. She attended local schools, graduating from McLoughlin High School in Milton-Freewater. She worked for many years
as secretary for the Ocean Beach School District in Long Beach, Wash., where the students at the school were an important part of her life.
Morene is survived by her son, Kevin Martin, and her companion, Dick Watrous, both of Ilwaco, Wash.; two sisters, Janice Bates of Walla Walla and Doris Beamer of Milton-Freewater; her brother, Dale
Hopson of Walla Walla; and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jack Martin; and a sister, Linda Hopson.