- Mary Jane Cleary, 67, formerly of Cary Plantation, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at her residence. She was born May 4, 1949, in Waterville, the daughter of Paul Revere and Jennie (McQuarrie) Addington.
Mary grew up in Hodgdon and graduated from Hodgdon High School, Class of 1967. She married and raised three wonderful children. Mary worked for over 30 years caring for people at Kinney's Boarding Home and Madigan Estates. She loved to read and do the Bangor Daily crossword puzzles. Mary will be remembered as a very caring and generous woman, especially to the residents in her care.
Mary is survived by her children Richard Cleary and his wife Elsie of Bar Harbor, Deanna Cleary and Paul Cleary both of Houlton; six grandchildren Christopher Moran, Rachel Cleary, Connor Cleary, Cameron Cleary, Fiona Cleary and Sylvia Cleary; one great granddaughter Haven. She was predeceased by her parents and her daughter-in-law Candice Cleary.
Friends may call 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, and 12 noon to 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at the Dunn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, with Rev. Randall Burns officiating. Spring interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Gifts may be made in Mary's memory to the Mary Jane Cleary Memorial Fund c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park Street, Houlton, 04730. Online condolences and guest book: