- Barbara Anne Sale, 63, died peacefully on December 8, 2017, surrounded by the ones she loved after a long battle with lung disease. She was born on November 14, 1954, in Lincoln, Maine, the daughter of Dale and Catherine (Severance) Dill.
Barbara would have celebrated her 40th year of marriage to her beloved husband, Al Sale, Jr., this coming February. They spent their 40 years building a successful antiquing business and taking part in many renowned shows across the northeast.
She enjoyed traveling with her loved ones and walking the beaches where she would collect seashells. She had a natural talent and grace, which she put to use creating beautiful gardens and effortless works of art.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Sonny Dill and Richard "Dickie" Dill, as well as her dearly loved friends and mentors, Mert and Lawrence Clough.
Her legacy is carried on by her loving husband, Al Sale Jr., along with her treasured children, Samantha Towne and husband, Kevin, Alisha Pickard and husband, Ryan, son, Ethan Sale, and stepdaughter, Nicole Russell and husband, Ward. She was the grandmother to six beautiful grandchildren whom she cherished and loved endlessly, Caleb, Austin, Eliza, Noelle, Mason and Emmett. Barbara is also survived by her loving sisters, Wanda Doane, Catherine Powers, Laura Lymburner, and her brothers, Dennis Dill and Linwood "Lenny" Dill. Barbara touched the lives of all who met her and leaves behind many precious friends and family members.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 14, with Rev. Richard Rockwell, officiating. Interment will be private. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
Published on  December 11, 2017