MILBRIDGE - Beverly Edith (Pinkham) Rauch, age 85, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2015, at home in Milbridge, surrounded by her family. She was born in Milbridge, ME on May 6, 1929, daughter of the late Russell F. Pinkham and Mary A. (Beal) Pinkham.
Beverly was a dedicated mother and a hard worker. She made wreaths and packed fish.
Survivors include 3 daughters, Jackie Jellison and fiancé, Rory Stanwood of Milbridge, Brenda Hurlbert of New Hampshire, Sheila Soper and husband, Lawrence of Bucksport; 1 son, Randy Floyd of Milbridge; 1 sister, Bessie Snyder of Steuben; 9 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Edwin Rauch; both of her parents; 1 son, George Floyd Jr.; 1 sister, Susie Fickett; 4 brothers, Jim, Arlow, Gene, Edwin (Pud).
The family would like to recognize: Gretchen Musgrave-Nelson of Milbridge, like a daughter to Beverly and Mandy Lirette of Milbridge, for all of the help and caregiving; Rory Stanwood for being such a special friend.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter, 170 U.S. Route 1 Suite 250, Portland, ME 04105.
Visitation will be from 5pm-7pm, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home in Milbridge. Funeral Service will be at 2pm on Thursday, April 9, 2015, at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home in Milbridge. Tentative graveside service is scheduled for 2pm, Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge. Arrangements were made by Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home in Milbridge, ME.