Bangor and Brewer
- Marlene Ida Beckwith, 79, passed away peacefully April 18, 2017, at her home. She was born November 16, 1937, in Bangor, the daughter of Rueben and Clara Cohen.
Marlene graduated from Bangor High School. Following graduation, she attended Husson College where she obtained a degree in office administration. Marlene, along with her husband Ralph Beckwith, owned the Brick Oven Bakery for over 30 years providing the Greater Bangor community with quality rolls and bread. She loved animals and was very passionate about gardening and house plants.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother Robert Cohen. Surviving is her brother William S. Cohen, of Washington D.C.; her sons James Beckwith and his wife, April, of Milford; Mark Beckwith, of Hampden; five grandchildren, Kara Beckwith, Lauren Beckwith, Jack Beckwith, Danielle Davies, and Nathan Davies; many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call from 10-11 a.m., Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Brewer Chapel of Brookings-Smith, 55 South Main Street, Brewer, where a funeral service will follow at 11 a.m., Saturday, with Paul Warf, pastor of the New Beginnings Church, officiating. Interment in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, immediately following the service. Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com
Published on  April 20, 2017