- Josephine E. 'Jo-Phinnie' Darling of Melbourne, FL, passed away at Homes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne on April 11, 2017.
Born in Belfast, Maine, on Feburary 17, 1932, the daughter of David and Madeline Sprague.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Gilbert E. Darling, and a brother Thomas Farrar of Carmel, ME, and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by three brothers, David Sprague, Russell Farrar, and Donald Farrar, and a sister, Penny O'Halloiran.
She has always been active in the food service. She and her husband ran two restaurants, one in Northport, Maine, and in Hampden, Maine.
She retired from the Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, ME, as cafeteria supervisor after 10 years.
She and her husband moved to Florida in 1992 and joined the Melbourne Elks #1744 of Melbourne, FL, and were very active in the lodge.
Private interment will be held in Bangor, ME.
Published on  April 26, 2017