LINCOLN - Elvera I. King, 85, wife of Cyrus King, passed away Sept 18, 2015 at a Bangor hospital. She was born April 25, 1930, in Cambridge, Mass., the daughter of Joseph and Flora (Corbett) Cruciani.
She was a charter member of the First Bible Baptist Church of Lincoln, where she served as a deaconess. She also taught Sunday School for 30 years. Very much of a homebody, she took good care of her house, her husband and her children. She was a wonderful woman.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by three children, Michael King and Cheryl, Karen Brown and Fred, and Jane Wood and David; four grandchildren Joe, Laurie, Peter and Jim; a great-granddaughter Kayla and a great-grandson Kyle; three siblings Pat Smith, Alluna Tozzi and Francis Cruciani. She was predeceased by three grandchildren William, Keely and Kelly.
Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept 25, 2015, at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln, where a funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Terry Upcott officiating. Interment will be in Lincoln Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the family to help with non-covered expenses. Condolences may be left at www.clayfuneralhome.com.