ORLAND - Rachel O. Kimball, 75, passed away with her loving family by her side on May 8, 2016. She was born on September 13, 1940 the daughter of Alcide J. and Odelia (LaRochelle) Bosse.
Family was everything to Rachel she especially loved her grandchildren; she would regularly attend their activities. She loved quilting, painting, crafts and collected stamps. In her early retirement years Rachel and her husband David would travel in their RV. She enjoyed her time with her friends and going out to lunch. She was a communicant of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and actively involved with the Woman's Group.
Rachel is survived by her three children; Eric Kimball of East Orland, Karen Hendrix and husband Michael of Levant, Michael Kimball and wife Kelli of Amherst, four grandchildren; Wyatt Hendrix, Hunter Kimball, Samantha Hendrix and Kasey Kimball and one sister Madeline St. Cyr of Gilman, Vermont. She was predeceased by her parents and husband David J. Kimball.
Family and friends will gather for visitation from 5-7 pm on Sunday May 15, 2016 at Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home 28 Elm St. Bucksport. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday May 16, 2016 at 2 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Interment will take place Oak Grove Cemetery Orland. Following the Mass and interment a reception will be held at the parish hall. In lieu of flowers contributions in Rachel's memory may be made to the Woman's Group of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church P.O. Box S Bucksport, ME 04416.(mitchelltweedie-young.com)