Irma's Story

PORTLAND - Irma Elaine Mullen, 96, of Portland, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at the Barron Center.

She was born and raised in Eastport, graduating from Shead Memorial High School in 1936. She worked as a bookkeeper at Hazelton's Equipment in Cumberland for 26 years before retiring.

Irma found great joy in spending time with her family. She enjoyed making crafts and sharing them for the holidays.

She was predeceased by her first husband, Raye Davis Bishop; her second husband, Francis Mullen; and her son, John Raye Bishop.

Irma is survived by her daughters, Patricia and husband, Ted Lane of Portland, and Barbara Blais of Westbrook; her daughter-in-law, Nancy Bishop of Florida; grandchildren, Ted Lane Jr., John Lane and wife, Krissy, Joe Reynolds, Shaun Reynolds, Sarah Lori Blais, Brinn Romagnuolo and Jody Bishop; great-grandchildren, Nicholas Lane, Noah and Evan Romagnuolo; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 313 Washington St. #310, Newton, MA 02458.
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