Mary's Story

WEST TREMONT - Mary Agnes Lawson, 82, died April 13, 2015 in Bar Harbor. She was born April 19, 1932 in Mt. Desert the daughter of Emery P. and Dorothy E. (Hamor) Pinkham.

Mary graduated from Pemetic High School in 1951. She was married to Russell Lawson for 63 years. He was a devoted husband and caregiver.

Mary enjoyed playing bingo at the old VIA Hall in Manset with her mother. She loved to get pizza with Russell and take it to Seawall to enjoy the view. Mary also enjoyed picnics and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Russell G. Lawson, her son, Gene Lawson and wife, Susan and her daughter, Betty Kelley and husband, Alfred, all of West Tremont; four grandchildren, Jennifer Bagley, Adam Lawson, Michael Kelley and Megan Kelley, ten great- grandchildren, one niece and one nephew.

Mary was predeceased by her brothers, Roger, Ira, Joe and Freddie.

Funeral services will be held, 2:00PM, Friday, April 17, 2015 at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mt. Desert with Reverend Wayne Buchanan officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Height Cemetery, Southwest Harbor.

Contributions in Mary's memory may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Soc., Maine Chapter, PO Box 8730, Portland, ME 04104.

The family would like to thank the people at Sonogee, her special friend and roommate, Genevieve Davis and Rosie McQuinn and the staff of the "Eden Wing".

Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com
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