NORTH BERWICK - Dorothy Linscott, 83, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, surrounded by her loving family at her home. Dorothy was born March 21, 1929, in Lee, to Orland and Marion (Brown) Blake.
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She attended school in Lee and graduated from Lee Academy. After high school she studied at the University of Maine at Farmington. She then went on to marry Freeman Linscott and start their family. She very much enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, making rugs and spending time with her family. She was also a longtime member of First Baptist Church, North Berwick.
She was predeceased by her husband, Freeman Linscott; and two sons, John and Michael Linscott. She is survived by her son, Craig Linscott; daughter, Cynthia Allan; sister, Charlene Scribner; brother, Lawrence Blake; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; and her long time friend, Normand Martel.
A period of visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at Johnson Funeral Home, 26 Market St., North Berwick. A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at First Baptist Church, North Berwick. Interment will take place at the Linscott family cemetery in Hiram. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may contribute to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 729, North Berwick, ME 03906. Online condolences can be expressed at www.johnsonfuneralhomeme.com.
Published in BDN Maine on Dec. 25, 2012