- Brenda Gail Kinkade, 64, of New Limerick, passed away on Wednesday February 8, 2017. She was born in Hodgdon on November 28, 1952, to Harold G. and Cora Mae (Johnston) Kinkade. Brenda grew up in Hodgdon and after graduation from Hodgdon High School, she lived in Connecticut for eight years, working for Traveler's Insurance Company.
When she returned to Hodgdon she earned her nursing degree and worked for Houlton Residential Center and later was a home supervisor for Green Valley Association. She retired due to health reasons.
Brenda leaves behind two brothers, Charles and Anita of Tolland, CT, and Raymond and Beth of Columbia, CT, many nieces, nephews, and cousins, and an incredible number of friends. She also leaves behind Sam, her beloved dog, one of the many dogs she loved and cared for over the years.
At her request there will be no funeral services, but a gathering of friends and family will take place in the summer. Brenda left a note that said, "There will be no services, only a big party someday up in Heaven. Oh, yeah, you can have one on earth if you can all get together and behave." Interment will take place in the spring at Hodgdon Cemetery, Hodgdon. In lieu of flowers, donations in Brenda's memory can be made payable to the Houlton Humane Society in 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
Published on  February 10, 2017