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Aunt Martha Eastman in A Prayer for Owen Meany

By John Irving

Aunt Martha Eastman

Aunt Martha is Johnny's aunt and Tabby's sister. She lives in Sawyer Depot with her husband Alfred and their three kids, Simon, Noah, and Hester. She is really supportive of Johnny when Tabby dies. She will be curious for her whole life as to the identity of the guy who got her sister pregnant.