Marilyn's Story

HOLDEN - Marilyn J. (Annis) Crocker, 80, died March 17, 2015, at a Bangor hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was born June 26, 1934, in Bangor, daughter of Donald F. and Selina (Tardy) Annis.

Marilyn was a graduate of Bangor High School and Eastern Academy Beauty School. She loved her family, enjoyed gardening, cooking and knitting. The Shrine was a very important part of her life and she was very active alongside her husband, Sonny.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, Harold "Sonny" Crocker of Holden, are three daughters, Donna Rolland and her husband, John, of Holden, Lorrie Hopkins and Rodney of Hampden and Carole Dowling and her husband, Bruce, of Holden; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one sister, Betty Tracy and her husband, Valmore; one brother, Donald F. Annis, all of Florida; nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are welcome to call 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 20, 2015, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor, where a funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21, with the Rev. Dr. James L. Haddix, officiating. Interment will be in Mount Pleasant Catholic Cemetery, Bangor. Those who wish to remember Marilyn in a special way may make gifts in her memory to the Shrine Hospital for Children, care of Anah Shrine Center, 586 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at
Published in Bangor Daily News
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