March 13, 1962 ~ January 29, 2021

Born in: Meriden, CT
Resided in: New Britain, CT

NEW BRITAIN-Martha Oquendo-Pabon, 58, passed away on January 29, 2021 at MidState Medical Center. She was the beloved wife of Miguel Pabon. Martha was born in Meriden on March 13, 1962, daughter of Marina (Serrano) Oquendo and the late Valentin Oquendo. Along with her husband Miguel, she is survived by her children, Jonathan Pabon and Carol Pabon; siblings Maria Oquendo and Jose Oquendo; granddaughter Isabella Pabon; and nephew Noah Oquendo. She is also survived by many cousins and extended family members.  Martha was a devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother, sister and daughter.  She was a lifetime warrior, courageously battling respiratory disease for over 18 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Martha’s family on Sunday, January 31st from 3:00 to 5:00 PM at Beecher & Bennett-Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden.  A prayer service will take place in the funeral home at 5:00 PM.  Burial will be private.  Masks and social distancing measures will be required.

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Visitation: January 31, 2021 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Meriden
48 Cook Avenue
Meriden, CT 06451

203-235-4152
www.beecherandbennett.com

Prayer Service: January 31, 2021 5:00 pm

Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Meriden
48 Cook Avenue
Meriden, CT 06451

203-235-4152
www.beecherandbennett.com

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  1. My condolences to the Oquendo/ Pabon family, especially Maria and Marina.

    May Martha rest in peace.

    She truly was warrior.

  2. My condolences to my Brother Miguel, my Nephew Jonathan, my Niece Carol and the rest of her Family. Rest in Peace dear Martha!

  3. Me sincerest condolences for my friend Martha on her on her passing away.she was a friend of mine K through 12…most memorable my neighbor down the street growing up and washing chalkboards together in 7 th grade after school at St. Stan’s…Martha I love you,I’ll miss you and never forget you…I know you are in Gods Hands.forever loving and protecting you…see you soon…you are at peace…speaking to you this past week meant a lot to me…I now pray for family…I’m sure they are heartbroken..they’re forever are in my prayers.im sorry to all f you …Amen…Joseph Slavinski,Oceanview,Delaware..

  4. Mis condolencias a su esposo e hijoa en especial a sus hermanos. madre y demas Oquendo mi corazon esta con ustedes los amo su prima lejana Mayra Fuersa y Fortatesa 🙏

  5. Jose & Family,
    My prayers and thoughts are with you during this difficult time. May memories and love comfort you each and every day.

  6. If roses grow in heaven
    Lord pick a bunch for me.
    Place them in my Cousin’s arms
    and tell her they are from me.

    Tell her I love her,
    and when she turns to smile,
    Place a kiss upon her cheek
    and hold her for a while.

    She will always be missed but never forgotten.

    Prayers to Martha’s immediate family.

    With deepest condolences,
    Damary, Matius and Marcel Mitchell (Oquendo)

  7. Martha Murphy
    Sending my prayers and condolences to Carol, John and Miguel. So sorry to hear about your loss.

  8. If Roses 🌹 grow in heaven,
    Lord pick a bunch for me.
    Place them in my cousin’s arms
    And tell her they are from me.

    Tell her I love her,
    Ans when she turns to smile,
    Place a kiss upon her cheek
    And hold her for a while.

    With deepest condolences to her immediate family 💐,

    Damary, Matius and Marcel Mitchell (Oquendo)

  9. My heart and prayers go out to the family. May we all cherish the memories she has left us with. ❤️🙏RIP my friend.

  10. My deepest sympathy to Miguel,Jonathan and Cici I love Martha and your family so much words cannot expressed how I feel for you guy’s. But I can said that through all this God will give you the strenght to get stronger each day.Just lean on God he will give you rest and peace. Love you guy’s.

  11. Our deepest condolences to her family. As God receives such a beautiful angel, We ask of him to guide her beautiful family during these difficult moments. R I P Martha 😢

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