ISLAND FALLS - Cecile A. Dickinson, 76, passed away on April 23, 2016 in Millinocket, Me. after a brief illness. She was born on July 19, 1939, daughter of Edmond and Maude(Kelly) Richards.
Cecile was the beloved mother of 2 daughters and 4 sons: Bernadette York of Island Falls, Carrie Dickinson Bernier of Prince George, Virginia, Chuck Dickinson of Millinocket, Edmund York of Ellsworth, Lawrence York Jr. and his wife Corine York of Bradford, and Steven York and his wife Sandy of Bangor. She is also survived by 2 sisters, Marjorie Ellis of Island Falls and Mary Hunt of Dexter; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Mom was an avid card player, loved watching the Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy and loved spending time with her family and friends.
Mom was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Donald Dickinson; her best friend, Lawrence York Sr. and a son Christopher York; and 4 brothers and 3 sisters: Edmund, Johnny, Billy and Fidele, and Yvonne, Goldie, and Francis.
A special thank you to Charlene Slauenwhite and Sissy Alexander for doing what you do. She loved you dearly.
Services will be held at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Island Falls on Saturday April 30, 2016 at 10am and a luncheon will follow at the United Baptist Church in Island Falls. Committal Services will be at a later date.