Marie's Story

BANGOR - Marie Rose Ryan died peacefully on April 19th surrounded by her family.

Marie was born May 2, 1928 in Baileyville, ME, daughter of James and Jeanette McCurdy, and was a lifelong resident of Maine.

Marie worked as the Town Clerk for the Village of Woodland and was also employed by Maine Human Services until retirement. She was a member of St. James the Greater Parish of Woodland. She enjoyed crafts and became an accomplished quilter in her later years.

Marie was married to Ralph J. Ryan for more than 50 years, who predeceased her in 2007. She is survived by seven children: Deborah, Kathryn, John, Patrick, Elizabeth, Marilyn and Timothy; eleven grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

The family held a private service. She requested no cards or flowers and for everyone to remember the good times had with friends and family.
Published in Bangor Daily News
Services by

Brookings-Smith Funeral Home

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