- Martha Winchenbach Boggs of Waldoboro, age 100, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2017.
The Town of Waldoboro dedicated the Town Report in 2012 to her for all she had done over the years. She was a dedicated member of the Waldoboro Community Garden Club, who worked tirelessly to replace the Dutch Elm trees that were destroyed by disease with the trees that now line the town's streets. She was also active in the Waldoborough Historical Society and the Methodist Church. She was a native of Waldoboro and both sides of her family settled there in the 1700s. The old Boggs schoolhouse, moved from North Waldoboro to the Waldoborough Historical Society Museum is named for her husband's family.
She was predeceased by her husband, George C. Boggs; her parents, Alton and Nettie (McLain) Winchenbach; sister, Sadie Little; and brothers Eugene and James. She is survived by a son, Robert Boggs and his wife, Mary, of Ormond Beach, Florida; grandchildren, Kevin and Sean; great-grandchildren, Mitchell and Angela; and several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be at the Hall Funeral Home in Waldoboro from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The funeral service will be held at the Hall Funeral Home in Waldoboro on May 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at the Old German Church Cemetery immediately after. Hall's of Waldoboro has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, please visit www.hallfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  May 23, 2017