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MELBOURNE, FLA. - Helen Elaine Crosby, 96, formally of Lee, Maine passed away October 8, 2015 in Melbourne, FL. She was born November 26, 1919 in Hampden, Maine.

She graduated from Hampden Academy class of 1943. After graduation she worked as a secretary at Dow Air Force Base. In October of 1946 she married Winfred Crosby of Sullivan at the Loring family farm in Hampden. They were married for 54 years. She was a active member of the Lee Baptist Church for many years and a past Matron of the Eastern Star chapter in Springfield.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband Winfred Crosby, son John "Timmy" Crosby, mother Emma Loring Bradford and sister Arolyn Cannon.

She is survived by son, Michael and Sarah Carll Crosby of Grant, Florida. Daughter, Patricia and Albert Allen of Rockwall, TX. Brother, Robert and Sharon Bradford of Clifton Maine. Granddaughter, Carrie Lynn and Wilson Ware of Rockwall, TX and two precious great-grandchildren Savannah Jayne Ware and Crosby William Ware of Rockwall TX. Also several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date at Woodlawn cemetery in Lee, ME.
Published on  October 13, 2015
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