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LYMAN,ME & KEY WEST, FL - Susan McEachern, 71, of Key West, FL and Lyman, ME, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 1, 2015.

Susan was born in Lincoln, ME on December 7, 1943. She grew up in Bangor, ME, graduated from Bangor High School, then from Katherine Gibbs College in Boston, MA. In 1963, she married her high school sweetheart, Bob McEachern. For most of her married life, Susan resided in Wellesley, MA, where she was an active member of the community. She worked as a real estate broker there for 30 years, and served as president of the Wellesley Kiwanis Club and volunteered for Meals on Wheels.

Family was her passion. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, cooking, knitting, entertaining, and going for walks. She will always be remembered as lovingly irreverent and for her inspiring love for her family and friends.

Susan is survived by her devoted husband of 52 years, Bob McEachern; daughter Kathy Ullmann (Greg) and their children, Katie (11) and Jack (9); son Rob McEachern (Sabra) and their children, Briggs (8), Mitchell (5), and Rhys (3); Brothers Peter Briggs and Alison Briggs; and sister Joan Griffin.

Susan requested a small, private funeral. In lieu of flowers, her family kindly suggests that memorial gifts, in Susan's memory, be sent to Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME http://fundraising.mmc.org/Donate_Now
Published on  November 6, 2015
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