Charlene's Story

MILLINOCKET AND ROCK HILL, SC - Charlene Vera (Dicker) Rideout, 84, died peacefully at home on June 14, 2015. She was born March 8, 1931 in Drew Plantation, ME, the daughter of Carl & Ellen (Andrews) Dicker.

Charlene worked for many years at Great Northern Paper Company, retiring in 1995. Charlene spent the last ten years of her life with her daughter and son-in-law living in Croghan, New York and Rock Hill, SC.

Charlene is survived by her daughter, Barbara and son-in-law, Bruce Emery; grandson and his wife, Aaron & Amanda Emery; great-grandson, Samuel Emery; granddaughter, Julie Emery and a sister, Bernice Brown. Charlene was predeceased by her husband, Charles H. Rideout. She was an amazing woman and will be missed by all who had the privilege to know her.

Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm, Thursday, June 18 at the Mattawamkeag Cemetery. Arrangements by Bowers Funeral Home-Houlton. For online condolences please visit
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