In Memory

Martha Tipton ((Holland))

Martha (Tipton) Holland, 65, of Scituate, died Nov. 14, 2013 after a three-year struggle with cancer.

Martha was wife of Michael Holland. She was daughter of the late Jon and Emily Tipton.

Born and raised in Needham, she had lived in Scituate for over 30 years. For 32 years she worked as a flight attendant for Delta Airlines. She volunteered for the Good Samaritans and the Perkins School for the Blind. She also organized a local PACT diabetes support group in the area.

Martha was known to many young children in town, as she taught at the Beach Street Preschool in Scituate for 10 years. For the past five years she also worked at Joye, in Scituate Harbor.

Martha was an avid Red Sox fan and was an active member of The First Trinitarian Congregational Church. 

She leaves her children Jonathan Holland and Caroline Holland, both of Scituate; her daughter-in-law Katie Teufel; and her grandchildren Zachary, Kyle and Whitney. She was preceded in death by her brother John Tipton.