Perth-Andover, New Brunswick
- Mary Richardson Bear passed away on Jan. 5, 2018, after a bout with cancer. Born on June 5, 1945, to Harry and Alice Richardson, she was predeceased by her parents, and sister, RuthAnn.
She is survived by her husband, Victor, son, Ryan Furtek (Cassandra), grandsons, Luke, Tyler, and David of Calais. Also survived by four cousins and many friends.
Having taught in New Sweden, Maine, for many years, she retired in 1996.
Reading, beading, cooking, and traveling were activities enjoyed by Mary. She volunteered at the Manor in Perth Andover for many years.
A memorial service was held on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Tobique, New Brunswick.
Spring interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Caribou, Maine, will be announced at a later date.
Mary thanks everyone for their many kindnesses, prayers, and encouragement including the Wellness Center, Sweats, Extra Mural; her loving son, Ryan, and precious family; and her husband, Victor.
Published on  January 11, 2018