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ORIENT - Dorothy "Dot" E. (Brown) Carlucci, 93, passed away January 28, 2016 at her son's home in Dickson, TN surrounded by family. She was born July 17, 1922 in Houlton, ME and grew up in Orient. She was the daughter of William J. and Velma G. Brown.

After graduating from Ricker High School in Houlton, she worked at a woman's nursing home in Massachusetts. Eventually moving to Pembroke, NH in 1959, she worked at Davison Electronics in Manchester and the Pembroke Water Works. Once retiring to Orient, ME, she took great pride in maintaining the Peters Cove Cemetery. One of Dot's greatest enjoyments was the family camp on East Grand Lake which she and her husband built. The family experienced many happy times there and Dot always took pleasure in people coming over. She loved fishing, tubing, picking berries, gardening, swimming, riding her four-wheeler, and helping others. She had a wonderful sense of humor and an infectious smile. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.

Dorothy is survived by two sons, James and his wife, Lynette, of Dickson, TN, and Dana and his wife, Jocelyn, of Pembroke, NH, four grandchildren and their families: Adam and Tavia Carlucci and their two daughters Isabel and Ilyn of TN; Diana and Dustin Bailey and their daughter, Virginia, and son, Dallas of TN; Justin and Kendra Carlucci and their son, Maddax, of WA; Brandon Carlucci of IA; and her sister, Grace Geffert of PA. She will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, and friends.In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by Walter, her husband of 66 years, her brothers Donald, Leroy and Linwood Brown, and her sisters, Jeanette Brown and Doris Kinney.

Friends may call 12noon Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton until the time of the service 1:00PM with Rev. Brian Hovey officiating. A time of fellowship will be held following the service at the Church of the Good Shepherd's Watson Hall 106 Main Street, Houlton. A private internment will take place at the Peters Cove Cemetery, Orient, ME in the spring. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Caris Healthcare, 106 Highway 70 E, Ste 5, Dickson, TN 37055. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com
Published on  February 2, 2016
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