PRESQUE ISLE - Pauline D. Belyea, 96, passed away at her home on Saturday, November 15, 2014. She was born in Presque Isle on March 13, 1918, the daughter of Roy and Mildred (Delaite) Belyea.
Pauline graduated from the PIHS class of 1935, and she was very active in organizing, class reunions until 2000. She worked for Stan Greaves as a bookkeeper for Maine Potato Shippers Heater Service for many years, and was a member of the Bethany Baptist Church. She loved crocheting, knitting, reading and visiting with her friends, And had a Love-Hate relationship with her Red Sox.
Pauline is survived by her cousins, Priscilla Rafford of Ashland, Leo Rafford of Falmouth, Phyllis Delaite of CT, Beverly Atwood of CT, and Cynthia Heald of Navada. She will be missed by her good friends, adopted family and caregivers, Vera and Steve Hayes, and Brenda Dyer. Also Maureen Jordan and long time friend, Ethel Condon who gave so much of their love and time these last few weeks, and her lifelong friends John and Ella Weeks of Masardis. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister Bertha Belyea.
Family and friends may call on Wednesday, November 19, from 11-1 p.m. at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church Street, Presque Isle. There will no Funeral Services per Pauline's request. Committal service will be at the Fairmount Cemetery immediately following the calling hours, with Rev. James Ackerson officiating. Donations in Pauline's name may be made to the Red Cross, 7 Hatch Dr #250, Caribou, ME 04736 or the organization of your choice. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.duncan-graves.com