Charlotte Elizabeth Martine, age 97, of Stratford, passed away in Lord Chamberlain.

She was born in Bridgeport and lived most of her life in Trumbull. Prior to moving to Lord Chamberlain, she resided in Monroe for many years.

She worked for SNET as a telephone operator and retired after 45 years of service.

She enjoyed spending time with children more than anything else. She was a Sunday School teacher at Grace Episcopal Church in Trumbull for many years. She was a Girl Scout and Brownie leader in the Trumbull/Monroe area for over 20 years. She spent many years at Magic Kingdom Preschool reading to countless children in the Monroe area. She was a special volunteer for the Monroe Public School System, reading to many of the elementary school children.

She was predeceased by her sister Carol Mones Barnes.

She is survived by her two sisters H. Jeanne Sobel and her husband Harold of Trumbull and Barbara Joslin of Trumbull; several nieces and nephews.

A very special thank you from the family to everyone at Lord Chamberlain for the excellent care Charlotte received while residing there.

A memorial service will take place at 7:00p.m. on Thursday at the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull. Inurnment will be private. Friends may greet the family at 6:00p.m. until the time of service.

To leave an online condolence please visit http://www.mullinsfh.com.