NEW SWEDEN - Mary E. Sirois, 97, passed away May 26, 2016 at Camden, where she had been residing with her youngest daughter Gloria and her husband Patrick. She was born in Caribou, August 6, 1918 the daughter of the late Fred and Elizabeth (Bacon) Dickinson.
Mrs. Sirois was a longtime resident of New Sweden and was last year's recipient of the New Sweden Golden Cane, given to the oldest resident. She attended the New Sweden Baptist Church. Mary enjoyed crossword puzzles, playing cards with her kids and especially loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her five children, Warren Sirois of Presque Isle, Patricia Williams of Woodland, Wanda Kane of Saco, Robert Sirois of Acton and Gloria Ouillette and husband Patrick of Camden; eight grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Sirois was predeceased by her husband, Walter.
Friends may call at the New Sweden Baptist Church Wednesday June 1, 2016 from 10:00am until time of funeral services which will be held at 11:00am with Rev. Chris Hern, officiating. Interment will be in the New Sweden Cemetery. Following the services all are invited to a time of continued fellowship and refreshments at the church dining hall. Arrangements by the Mockler Funeral Home 24 Reservoir Street Caribou. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com