Albert "Charlie" Martel

  • Born: October 25, 1941
  • Died: March 5, 2020
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Albert "Charlie" Martel, 78, of Manchester, died March 5, 2020 at Catholic Medical Center after a brief illness.

He was born in Manchester on October 25, 1941 to Anatole and Evelyn (Lefebvre) Martel. He graduated from Central High School in 1959 and attended Lowell Technical Institute.

He served in the Army National Guard during the late 1950's and early 1960's.

Charlie worked at the Puritan Restaurant in his youth and later, for many years, at Manchester Tire and Battery, the Manchester Fire Department and currently at Manchester Transit Authority.

He was a member of the American Legion Sweeney Post, Alpine Club and the Disabled American Veterans.

He was a handyman and an avid collector of many items. He also enjoyed camping.

He was predeceased by four siblings.

The family includes his wife of 25 years, Kathleen L. (Remington) Martel of Manchester; two children, Kevin Martel with Joyce Dionne, of Chester and Kimberly St. Jean and husband, Richard, of Manchester; two step children, Kevin Robichaud and Karen Marquis and husband, Michael, all of Weare; two grandchildren, Brian and Melissa Martel; four step-grandchildren, Jessica, Douglas, Amber and Nicholas; four great grandchildren, Kayden, Alyssa, Noah and Ashton; a sister, Pauline Hudon and husband, Wilfred, of North Carolina; and cousins, nieces and nephews.

SERVICES: Calling hours are Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North Street, Manchester. A cemetery committal service will take place on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Kevin and Kim; our condolences on the passing of your dad (Charlie). Charlie was the pride of Ruta Circle and he (and you guys) made that neighborhood and awesome place to grow up and live in. Charlie also served the City of Manchester very well for many years. Bless you all.

Brian Bovyn, Cheryl Denis and Nan Margelot.

Posted by Brian Bovyn - Goffstown, NH   March 12, 2020

My thoughts and prayers go out to the whole family .you will be miss .

Posted by Cindy soucy - Friend   March 10, 2020

Our deepest sympathy's to the family, Charlie was a very nice man. My pleasure to have known him. Ben Plante Suncook NH.

Posted by Ben Plante - Suncook, NH - Acquaintance   March 10, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family

Posted by Bill and Shirley Jordan - Manchester NH feGSy - Friend   March 09, 2020

So sorry to all of you. You are in my prayers.

Posted by Pris LePage LePage - Northwood, NH - Friend   March 08, 2020

Mr Martel, Thank you for your service RDM Windham NH

Posted by A friend   March 08, 2020

Kathy and family. They don't come any nicer than Charlie! I am so sorry for his passing and thinking of you as you make your way through this. Love and prayers ❤ Richie and Sandy

Posted by Sandy Leto - Windham, NH - Friend   March 07, 2020

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