Barbara A. Bracy
Dec 3, 1943 - Feb 8, 2017
- Barbara A. Bracy, 73, passed away peacefully in her home February 8, 2017. Barbara was born December 3rd, 1943, in Portland, Maine, daughter of Solomon M. and Eleanor C. Blanchard.
Barbara graduated from Falmouth High School, class of 1962. In 1967 Barbara married Lester C. Bracy of Great Cranberry Island. They made their home in Southwest Harbor where she has lived for 50 years. She enjoyed knitting, reading, cooking, time with friends and family. She loved time with her granddaughter DeLaney including road trips to Lubec to visit family.
Barbara is survived by her children Lester Bracy Jr. and wife Candance, James Bracy and wife Suzanne, Carol French and husband Jonathan, Cathy Michaud and husband James, her siblings Mary Seiler, Patricia Faunce, Carol Layden, Elizabeth Alley, Robert Blanchard, Margaret Brown, and Eleanor Blanchard. Barbara is also survived by her grandchildren Alex, Chris, Phillip, Jamie, Johnathan, Corey, Andrew, CeCelia, Haydn, DeLaney, Elliot, and William.
Barbara was predeceased by her husband Lester C. Bracy Sr., parents Solomon and Eleanor Blanchard, brother John Blanchard, and sister Nancy Doughty.
A service of remembrance will be held, 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mt. Desert, with a reception immediately following at 91 Herrick Road, Southwest Harbor.
Gifts in Barbara's memory can be made to Save our Strays, 67 Water Street, Lubec, Maine 04652.
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