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Margaret D. (Eastman) Colt 85, of Largo, Florida, died peacefully Friday July 22, 2016 at Sabal Palms Health Care Center following a long illness. She was the beloved wife of the late James M. Colt, Jr. who died in 2001. Born March 31, 1931 in Northampton, Massachusetts, a daughter of the late Harold W. and Mary Jean (Chandler) Eastman, she was a former longtime resident of Franklin, before moving to Stockton Springs Maine in 1989, and spent the winter months in Largo, Florida. She was raised and educated in Franklin, where she was a member of the Franklin High School Class of 1948. Margaret worked for the Town of Franklin at the Treasurer's office in the town hall until retiring. She was also the former secretary for the Franklin Cemetery Association. She treasured spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren & great-grandchildren. Margaret is survived by her children; Caryl D. LaScola of Warrenton, VA, Cynthia M. Garlick of Dedham, Jean D. White of Stockton Springs, ME, Gail E. Barrell of Worcester and Holly J. Colt of Charlton, sisters, Elizabeth Williams of Clearwater, FL and Sally Meyer of Gatesville, TX. Also surviving are 8 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Helen Ellis. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service Monday, August 1, 2016 at 11AM in the Charles F. Oteri & Son Franklin Funeral Home 33 Cottage St., Franklin, MA. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, Bellingham. Calling hours are Monday from 9-11AM prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be sent to the Alzheimer's Association 480 Pleasant St. Watertown, MA 02472. Guestbook/directions www.oterifuneralhome.com
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W. Jane Sternberg, 79, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport following a brief illness. Born in Orono March 17, 1937, she was the daughter of Enoch and Cecilia Lounsbury. Jane attended parochial schools in Lounsbury and graduated from Orono High School, Class of 1955. That fall she began studies at Washington State Teachers College in Machias. Jane married William Sternberg in Orono on August 24, 1957. They made their first home at Deer Isle, where they resided until moving to Rockland in 1960. Jane devoted herself to being a mother, and throughout her entire life her greatest joy was her family. She later returned to school, working at the Region 8 Vocational School and St. George Elementary School as a teacher's aide while earning her Bachelor's Degree at the University of Maine in Orono. She graduated in 1985. She then worked for several years as a Special Education teacher at Thomaston Grammar School, retiring July 1, 2001 after nearly twenty years in education. Jane still kept busy in retirement - she loved sewing and cooking, and had a special appreciation for linens. She also enjoyed antiquing, and owned and operated Parsonage Antiques. She was very active in the Knox County Retired Teachers Association, and volunteered much of her time tutoring. She also was a member of the Daughters of St. Bernard, and served faithfully in St. Bernard's soup kitchen. She will be sadly missed by all who loved her. Predeceased by her loving husband William in October of 2009, Jane is survived by her sons, David Sternberg of Thomaston, Daniel Sternberg and his wife Emily of Highland, Michigan, and Timothy Sternberg and his wife Miranda of Owls Head; her daughters, Sue Guptill of Damariscotta, Mary Bassick and her husband Paul of Forestdale, Massachusetts, Beth "BJ" Foster and her husband Scott of Gambrills, Maryland, and Ann Estabrook and her husband Michael of Waldoboro; two brothers, Merle Lounsbury and his wife Anne of Rangely and Joseph Lounsbury of Hampden; fifteen grandchildren, John, Amy, Stacey, Jessica, Michael, Rebecca, Amanda, Benjamin, Katie, Eliza, Andrew, Emily, James, Billy, and Danny; six great-grandchildren, Joseph, Mya Percy, Jack, Samuel, and Abigail; several nieces and nephews; and all the other lives she has touched. Family and friends are invited to visit at Tuesday, August 2, 2016, from 6pm to 8pm, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock Street, Rockland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10am, Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at St. Bernard's Catholic Church, 150 Broadway, Rockland. The Reverend Dominic Azagbor will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Special Olympics Maine, 125 John Roberts Rd #5, S Portland ME 04106, or to the Pope Memorial Animal Shelter at P.O. Box 1294, Rockland, Maine 04841. To share a memory or condolence with Jane's family, please visit their Book of Memories at www.bchfh.com .
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Joseph F. Barbarow Jr., 67, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 25, 2016, in Bucksport. Born in Newport, RI, on February 26, 1949, he was the son of the late Joseph F. Sr. and Frances (Brawner) Barbarow. Joseph served in the Army during the Vietnam War. Upon his return to the states, he continued his service as a drill sergeant in the Army Reserves and worked alongside his father running Barbarow Painting. He joined the Newport Fire Department in 1976 as a firefighter, where he proudly served the citizens of Aquidneck Island for 28 years before his retirement in 2003. Joseph loved to work with his hands whether it was wood working, building models or gardening. At the heart of it all, he was a family man who adored and treasured his grandchildren and his faithful canine companion, Jake. Joseph is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Elizabeth (Burns) Barbarow of Bucksport; his daughter, Kathleen (Barbarow) Marks and her husband, Sean, of Bucksport; his son, Joseph F. Barbarow III and his wife, Jillene, of North Kingstown, RI; his beloved grandchildren, Delaney Marks, Sierra Marks, Riley Marks, all of Bucksport, and Heather Barbarow of North Kingstown, RI; his two sisters, Kathleen Sanchez and her husband, Hugo, of Manchester, CT, and Elizabeth Terra and her husband, William, of Camp Verde, AZ; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, whose lives he touched in so many ways. He was predeceased by his parents. Services will be held at a later date in Newport, RI. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Bucksport. www.mitchelltweedie-young.com
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Donald Nelson Scott, 82, passed away peacefully Monday, July 25, 2016, at Maine Medical Center. He was born June 5, 1934, at his family home in East Hodgdon, the only child of William H. and Lillian E. (Hunter) Scott. Don grew up in Houlton and attended Houlton schools, graduating in 1952 from Houlton High School, and for a time attended Ricker College. He grew up being very active in the Military Street Baptist Church, having served on all church boards, including five terms as chairman of Board of Deacons and Mission Board Chairman. His heart was always in Missions. Don was also much involved in American Baptist Churches, including State president of Maine and eight years on the National General Board as District Director for six New England states. He felt privileged to be one of thirteen men on the board and one of eight on the National Executive Board meeting across the country as needed in various states. Other boards he had served on were Salvation Army Advisory Board, Baptist Park Executive Board, General Board, Executive Board, China Lake Board and Houlton Humane Shelter. Don loved meeting people and as a result had many friends. He and his wife, Vera, taught Sunday School classes and were leaders for BYF groups for a lot of years having had many trips such as camping and visiting in ABC Colleges. Don led a scout troop for ten years sponsored by Military Street Baptist Church and loved it. Don is survived by his wife of 53 years, Vera (Johnston) Scott of New Limerick; his son, William "Bill" N. Scott and his wife, Laura, of Carmel; two grandchildren, Meagan Elizabeth Scott of Bangor and Justin Nelson Scott of Carmel. The middle name of Nelson is taken from Admiral Horatio Nelson and one boy in every family in every generation had Nelson as a middle name. Friends may call 12:30 p.m. Sunday, July 31, 2016, at the Military Street Baptist Church until the time of the service 2 p.m. with the Rev. Randall Burns officiating. Interment will be in the New Limerick Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made in Don's memory payable to the Houlton Humane Shelter, c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park Street, Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolences and guest book: www.dunnfuneral.com .
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Ruth P. Crowley, 86, passed away on July 25, 2016, at Sunrise Nursing Home in Jonesport, ME. She was born February 25, 1930, daughter of the late Robert Church and the late Geraldine M. Church. Ruth graduated from Jonesport High School. She was formerly a secretary for the Jonesport School Department, Superintendent of Schools. She enjoyed the Patriot football games, reading, swimming at Gardner's Lake, bingo, any type of seafood and loved her chocolate candy. Ruth was married to her husband of 69 years, the late Millard P. "Sammy" Crowley Jr.; 2 sons, Steven Crowley and wife, Cathy Crowley, and the late Bruce M. Crowley and his wife, Janet K. Crowley; 1 daughter, the late Terry L. Alley and husband, Darrell Alley, all of Jonesport; 6 grandchildren, Scott Alley of Livermore, Taryn Finlay of East Machias, Derek Alley of Jonesport, Maegan Crowley of South Portland, Toby Crowley of Honolulu, Hawaii, and Ryan Crowley of Austin, Texas; 6 great-great-grandchildren,Adrienne and Lucas Alley of Livermore, Alexander Finlay, Jordan Finlay, and Derek Polk, all of East Machias, and Tyler Crowley of Honolulu, Hawaii. Ruth's graveside service is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 7, 2016, at Greenwood Cemetery in Jonesport, ME. Arrangements entrusted to Bragdon-Kelley Funeral in Machias, ME. Online condolences may be shared at www.bragdonkelley.com .
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Ronnee Beth (Desmond) Johnston, 62, passed away peacefully July 27, 2016, at home in Glenburn, after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was born November 15, 1953, in Island Falls, the daughter of Jerry R. and Mabel (Lenentine) Desmond Sr. Ronnee grew up in Mapleton and graduated from Presque Isle High School in 1972. She earned a Bachelor's in Elementary Education from the University of Maine, Presque Isle and a Master's Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Maine, Orono. Upon high school graduation Ronnee toured Europe with the All-USA Chorus. After two years in Teacher Corps, she taught elementary school in Millinocket, Medway and East Millinocket. She became an assistant principal in Medway and later, principal of Opal Myrick Elementary School in East Millinocket. She retired in 2009 with more than 31 years in education. She dedicated her life to doing what is best for children and supporting the work educators do. Ronnee enjoyed spending time with her family. She was an adoring "Nana" to her four special grandchildren. One of her final wishes was to take them all to Disney World which she got to do this summer. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Danny Johnston; two children, Erin York and her husband, Vaughn, and Seth Johnston and his wife, Alisha; four lovely grandchildren, Olivia, Lane, Madelyn and Drew; her mother, Mabel Desmond; her mother-in-law, Evelyn Johnston; her sister, Jennifer York; her brothers, Jerry Desmond Jr. and Jed Desmond and wife, Cheryl; and many very special friends. She was predeceased by her father, Jerry R. Desmond Sr.; and her father-in-law, Clyde C. Johnston. The family would like to thank all the wonderful people who work at Cancer Care of Maine, Hospice of Eastern Maine, and especially Dr. Garrett for many years of heartfelt care. Family and friends may visit noon-1 p.m. on Sunday, July 31, at Bowers Funeral Home, Island Falls, where funeral services will be held 1 p.m. with Pastor Ben Greene officiating. Please come with your favorite memory to help celebrate Ronnee's life. Interment will be at the Oakfield Cemetery. A luncheon will follow at United Baptist Church, Island Falls. Those who wish may donate in Ronnee's name to Cancer Care of Maine, c/o EMHS Foundation, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04401 or Hospice of Eastern Maine, 885 Union Street, Suite 220, Bangor, ME 04401. For an online memory book and to leave condolences, please visit www.bowersfuneral.com .
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NASHUA, NH - Raymond C. Powles, Jr., 86, a longtime resident of Nashua, NH, died peacefully on July 21, 2016, following a lengthy illness. He was the beloved husband of Nancy (McDevitt) Powles with whom he spent 50 wonderful years of marriage. Ray was born on October 10, 1929, in Newburgh, NY, the son of the late Raymond C. Powles, Sr. and Caroline (Montfort) Powles. After graduating from high school, he joined the United States Navy and served as a communications specialist. Following his retirement from the Navy, he worked for Sanders Associates as an engineer writer. He remained with them for twenty-three years and retired as they were known as BAE Systems. He was a member of the Masons of Cherryfield, ME and the Eastern Star Organization. He was also a member of the Pepperell V.F.W. Post #3291. Ray was a very devoted family man and often enjoyed spending time at the family homestead in Franklin, ME. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Raymond C. Powles, III of Goffstown, NH; a daughter, Stephanie (Powles) Murphy and her husband, William (Bill) Murphy of Pepperell, MA; three grandchildren, Caitlin Powles, Nicole Murphy and William (Billy) Murphy, Jr. A private memorial will be held at a later date. Donations may be made in his memory to the Narraguagus Masonic Lodge #88, 8 Wilson Hill Road, Cherryfield, ME 04622. For on-line condolences please visit www.marchandfuneralhome.com .
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Norma McCrum, 88, passed away Saturday July 23, 2016, at her residence. She was born September 8, 1927, in Blaine, the daughter of Arthur and Irma (Chase) Terrell. Norma grew up in E. Plantation and went to Aroostook Central Institute. She then married the love of her life, Bertram McCrum, November 20, 1946. Norma worked alongside Bert on the family farm and together raised three children, Graydon, Galen and Ethelyn. She also worked for twenty years as a cook at the Northern Maine Technical College. Norma was a very loving lady who never missed a birthday or any other special occasion that was to be recognized. Norma had a passion for gardening, berrying, canning and cooking, especially for others. She was also a longtime member of the United Baptist Church of Mars Hill. Norma is survived by her loving husband of seventy years, Bertram McCrum; three children, Graydon McCrum of Fort Fairfield, Galen McCrum and his wife, Becky, of Canton, GA, and Ethelyn Boyd and her husband, Fred, of Mars Hill; ten grandchildren, Jon McCrum and his wife, Melissa, of Mars Hill, Tim McCrum and his wife, Amy, of Bangor, Ryan MacNaughton and his wife, Kate, of Clermont, FL, Brandon McCrum and his wife, Molly, of Concord, NH, Brooke Browning and her husband, Mick, of Fort Fairfield, Todd McCrum and his wife, Michelle, of Cumming, GA, Leslie Prince and her husband, Brad, of Cumming, GA, Ryan McCrum and his wife, Cindy, of Avon Lake, OH, Jennifer Whitcomb and her husband, Wayne, of Monroe and Aaron Boyd and his wife, Jessica, of Hermon; and twenty five great-grandchildren. She also will be remembered by a daughter-in-law, Bonnie McCrum of Mars Hill; three sisters-in-law, Marjorie Terrell of Blaine, Priscilla Phillips and her husband, Mike, of Westfield and Earlene Duruttya and her husband, Andy, of Hummelstown, PA; a "special sister-in-law," Marjorie Bainbridge and her husband, Clarence, of Clermont, FL; as well as many nieces and nephews. There are also many athletes and FFA members from Central Aroostook High School who thought of Bert and Norma as grandparents. Bert would often drive the bus to many events and Norma as always was by his side. She always had cookies and other items she baked, a great smile and a warm heart for all the kids. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by five siblings, Charles Terrell, Kathleen Griffin, Rowena Grass, Jake Terrell and Greta Terrell; and a daughter-in-law, Jo-Ann McCrum. Relatives and friends may call 11 a.m. Friday July 29, 2016, at the United Baptist Church of Mars Hill, where funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Mitch Ross officiating. Interment will take place following the service at Pierce Cemetery, Mars Hill. A time of reception and remembrance will take place in the church fellowship hall following the committal. Gifts in Norma's memory may be made payable to the United Baptist Church of Mars Hill Memorial Fund, c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Arrangements in care of Dunn Funeral Home. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com .
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Ruth Marie (Uhl) Bessel, 86, of Searsport, Maine, passed away peaceably on July 1, 2016 in Belfast. She was born in New York, N.Y. on Oct. 31, 1929. Mrs. Bessel moved to Danbury, Conn. and then to New Fairfield, Conn. in 1945. She was a member of the Danbury High School Class of 1947. She and her husband were married in 1948 and raised five loving children. She was a member of the New Fairfield Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, its Women's Group, and its church choir. She worked as a teacher's aide in the New Fairfield Middle School, and then in the Town Hall as secretary for the Health Dept. for many years, moving to Searsport, Maine with her husband upon her retirement in 1992. Here she volunteered for many years as a hospital aide member at the Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast, and in the Carver Memorial Library Children's Dept. in Searsport. Since 1992, she was a member of the Searsport First Congregational Church, its Religious Education Committee, its Women's Fellowship, and was a Sunday school teacher. Ruth loved having a large family and enjoyed their holiday get-togethers and cook-outs. She will be remembered for her strong faith, her immense love for family, her thoughtfulness, courage and strength. Ruth was predeceased by her beloved husband of 63 years, Richard "Richie", her mother, Sophie (Kees/Uhl) Hinz, stepfather, Karl "Charlie" Hinz, and sister, Irene "Mitzi" (Henze) Yachulke. She is survived by her five loving children and their spouses, Cynthia (Bessel) Prusski and Jeffrey of Maine, Nancy (Bessel) Cook and Thomas of the Philippines, Richard Bessel, Jr., Vickie Bessel and Lew Latanzi, all of Connecticut, and Michael Bessel and Kisha of North Carolina; nine beloved grandchildren, Melinda (McGarty) Webb and her husband Rich, Matthew Ferretti and his wife Heather, Taarak Prusski, Myrta (Prusski) Coleman and her husband Chris, Kristen Bessel, Caitlin Bessel, Michaela Bessel, Richard Bessel lll, and Christian Ronald Cook; and four dear great-grandchildren, Morgan Webb, Sydney Webb, Leah Hernandez, and Luke Hernandez. She is also survived by her very dear cousin Nancy (Paulson) Mele and her husband Peter of N.Y., and many dear nieces and nephews. A memorial service and reception will be held on Sunday, July 31 at 2:00 p.m. at the Searsport First Congregational Church. Her family will have a private burial service the following day at Elmwood Cemetery in Searsport. Memorial gifts may be made in her honor to the Searsport First Congregational Church. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home in Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to the family at ripostafh.com .
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Shirley Jean Cogswell, 71, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016 at a Bangor hospital with family by her side. Shirley was born at Peter Dana Point on October 14, 1944 to Francis Lola and Madeline (Stevens) Paul. After attending school at St. Ann's Indian Mission she worked as a nurse's aide for Calais Regional Hospital. Later she became a dispatcher for Pleasant Point Police Dept., personnel manager for both Pleasant Point and Indian Township, served as Chief Judge for Pleasant Point, a security guard for the Pequot Nation Governor, and last as a receptionist for Maine Indian Education. Shirley was a Communicant of St. Ann R.C. Church and was a member of Pleasant Point Sodality, Pleasant Point School Board, and a life member of the Cooking Club of America. She enjoyed cooking, drawing, sewing, altering garments, baking, sharing her food with others, but most especially being a mother, grandmother and auntie. In addition to her parents, Shirley was predeceased by a sister Mary Paul; and a niece Tiffany. Surviving are her six children, Lynn Mitchell and husband Dana of Pleasant Point, Alan Lola of Pleasant Point, Maria Bailey of Bangor, Peter Bailey III and companion Stephanie Schmermund of Bangor, Stephanie Bailey and companion Chad Sockabasin of Indian Township, and Kim Bailey and companion Dylan Francis of Pleasant Point; ten grandchildren, Alexis Moore, Lance Clement, Emily Lola, Cortney Levesque, Kathleen Clement, Darren "Brotha" Clement, Tamara Clement, Sequin Sockabasin, Madeline Dominguezmiller, and Jesus Dominguezmiller; four great-grandchildren, Kci-yap Dana, Nakaiya Dana, Liam Tomah and Levi Apt; 16 siblings, Erlene Paul, Kenneth Paul, Kathleen Paul, Michael Paul and wife Terry, Steven Paul, Edward Paul, Lisa Paul and husband William Thompson, Sharon Paul, Donald Paul and wife Karen, Ronald Paul, Jean Paul, Jan Paul, Jeannie Geel and husband Shawn, Frank Lola and wife Sterling, Alvera Farrell, and Joseph Mitchell; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held at her daughter's home, Stephanie Bailey, 13 Birch Circle, Peter Dana Point beginning 2 pm Wednesday, July 27, 2016 until 1 p.m. Friday, July 29. A Mass in Memorium will be celebrated by Rev. Kevin Martin 2 p.m. Friday, July 29 at St. Ann R.C. Church, Peter Dana Point. Burial will follow in the Indian Township Tribal Cemetery. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.maysfuneralhome.com
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Kenneth S. Axelson, retired Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and a former Director of J.C.Penney Company, Inc., and New York City's first Deputy Mayor for Finance, died on May 23, 2016, at Sussman House, Rockport, Maine, of congestive kidney failure. He was 93 and lived in Camden, Maine. At the height of New York City's financial crisis in 1975, Mr. Axelson was loaned by J.C. Penney for one year to help the city straighten out its affairs. At the urging of financial and political leaders, Mayor Beame created the position of Deputy Mayor for Finance and gave Mr. Axelson responsibility for leading the city's rescue efforts. He was a principal architect of the economic recovery, establishing the city's first long-range financial plan, developing a program of wide-spread cost reductions in city agencies, negotiating a federal loan that kept the city solvent until reforms could be put in place, computerizing the city's financial record-keeping so that monthly performance reports could be prepared, and renegotiating union contracts. He served as the mayor's representative to the Emergency Financial Control Board established by New York State. In the financial community, Mr. Axelson was known for his innovative financings at J.C. Penney. He is credited with issuing the first zero coupon bonds by a major company, which subsequently became a standard corporate financing technique. Mr. Axelson was born in Chicago and graduated from the University of Chicago. He was a Certified Public Accountant. Before joining J.C. Penney, he was partner in charge of national management consulting services for the accounting firm of Peat Marwick Mitchell. Previous experience had been with McKinsey & Company, Arthur Andersen & Co., and Columbia Lumber Company of Alaska. He served as a warrant Officer in the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Axelson served as a director of a number of companies including J.C.Penney, Grumman Corporation, UNUM Corporation, Zurn Industries, Central Maine Power, Protection Mutual Insurance, and a number of Merrill Lynch mutual funds. He also served as a Trustee of the New York Public Library and the Farnsworth Art Museum (Chairman, Finance Committee), and President of the Rockland Public Library Endowment Association. Mr. Axelson spent his retirement dedicated to philanthropic activities in Maine, primarily the Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland Public Library, and Pen Bay Medical Center. He was an avid sailor in his retirement, exploring the coast of Maine in his Friendship Sloop with his wife of 69 years and his four sons. His wife, Roberta B. Axelson, died in 2011. Mr. Axelson is survived by four sons, Kenneth, Jr. of Burlington, VT, Jerrold of Conway, MA, Stephen of Accord, NY, and Chris of Butte, MT; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
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Jacquelyn Irene Leavitt passed away at home July 16, 2016, at age 89, surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 14, 1927, the daughter of Olive and Merle Smith of Franklin. She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Sharland Lewis Leavitt of Ellsworth; their eight children, Paula Leavitt of Kennebunk, Charles Leavitt and his wife, Donna, of Ellsworth, Debra Leavitt of Franklin, Andrea Pape and her husband, Fred, of Cumberland, Timothy Leavitt and his husband, Jerry, of Petaluma, Calif., James Leavitt and his wife, Audrey, of Lamoine, Lynne O'Connor and her husband, Jim, of Cape Elizabeth and Stacy Calabrese and her husband, David, of Northborough, Mass.; her sisters, Eleanor DiBella and Sandra Ingalls; and her brother, Douglas Smith, all of Franklin; 13 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by daughter-in-law, Karen Leavitt; sister, Bev Allen; and brother, Ronnie Smith. Jackie's passions were reading, playing golf and travel. She was also an accomplished painter whose inspiration came largely from Maine's unique and beautiful coastlines, beaches, mountains and lakes. Her biggest passion however was her husband and family. She was a dedicated and selfless wife, mother, grandmother and sister, who passed her enthusiastic spirit, wonderful sense of humor and loving care to everyone who had the good fortune of knowing her. The family would like to acknowledge with deep gratitude Jackie's Hospice caregivers who took such loving care of her in the final months of her wonderful life. A family Mass will be held 8 a.m. Thursday, July 28, at St. Joseph's Church, 231 Main St., Ellsworth. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made in Jacquelyn's name to: The Emmaus Homeless Shelter, P.O. Box 811, Ellsworth, Me 04605-0811.
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