- Marguerite J. Woodman, 74, passed away peacefully at her home on July 24, 2017. She was born in Bucksport on March 30, 1943 to Austin and Eva (Holmes) Burgess.
Marguerite retired from Orland Consolidated School after cooking thousands of lunches for the students. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Orland Historical Society. She loved her flower gardens, having her "Nana's Flowers" stand for many years. She also enjoyed reading, baking and playing cards.
Marguerite is survived by her four children: Dale Woodman of Raymond, Wendy McDonald and her husband Mark of Orland, Roy Woodman of Orland and Ruth York and her husband John of Orrington; three grandchildren: Lynn Higgins and her husband Samuel of Warren, Michael York of Kodiak, Alaska and Eva York of Orrington; and one brother, Robert Burgess of Springfield, Massachusetts. She was predeceased by her parents, and her husband of 57 years, Ronald Woodman.
Family and friends may attend a visitation at the Orland Community Center on Monday, August 7 from 5-8 p.m., with a service at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to either the Orland Community Center, in care of Orland Town Office, P.O. Box 67, Orland, ME 04472 or Orland Historical Society, P.O. Box 242, Orland, ME 04472. Arrangements under the direction of Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Bucksport. www.mitchelltweedie-young.com
Published on  July 29, 2017