- Arlene Mae Orcutt, 92, passed away peacefully at home in Thomaston, Maine. She was the beloved wife of Richard C. Orcutt with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. She was born in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, on December 7, 1924, and was the daughter of the late James C. and Cora Warmkessel Steward. Arlene was a graduate of Stamford High School and also received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut, Storrs.
She was employed as an Executive Assistant to the CEO of Pitney Bowes in Stamford, for many years. She also owned and operated her own nursery school and along with her husband they ran an antique business out of their home in Connecticut and then in Waldoboro when they retired. In her spare time she enjoyed gardening and quilting but above all spending time with her family was first and foremost.
Arlene is survived by her children, Thomas Orcutt and his wife, Carolyn of Thomaston, David Orcutt and his wife, Lisa of Southwick, MA, and Sara Riley and her husband, Curt of Stamford, CT; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She was also predeceased by her son, Jeffrey Orcutt.
At the request of Arlene's family there will be no services. Expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 383 US Route One #2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.
Hall's of Thomaston has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences please visit her Book of Memories at www.hallfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  February 1, 2017