Arthelene M. Hammond


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Rockwood - Arthelene M. Hammond, 76, wife of the late Donald E. Hammond, passed away peacefully March 31, 2019, at her home with friends and family at her side. She was born May 13, 1942, in Bucksport, the daughter of Arthur and Arlene (Goode) Staples.

She is survived by her two loving daughters, Katherine Urquhart and her husband, Douglas, and Joyce Hammond; grandchildren, Douglas Jr., Steven, and Jennifer Urquhart, and Abigail Sampson; great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Erik, Devin, Ian, and Piper; great-great granddaughter, Stephanie Sophia; brothers, Kenneth and Mary Goode, Allen and Mary Staples, and Harvey and Norma Staples; sister, Kathleen Linscott; sisters-in-law, Karen Staples and Eleanor Rhodes; and many much loved nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband; parents; brothers, Arthur and Ross Staples; brother-in-law, William Hammond; and sister-in-law, Linda Montgomery.

She is survived by many special friends especially Jeanne Smith who was with her until the end. She enjoyed playing Beano, cards, and traveling.

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of the Lary Funeral Home. Messages of condolence and memories may be expressed at
Published on April 5, 2019
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5 posts

Apr 15, 2019
Truely sorry about your Mom. Dad thought of her as a good friend and his last connection to his best childhood buddy your Dad. Unfortuatly we know your heartache. Thoughts and prayers Kathy and Joyce and to all your family.
Margaret "JILL" Goode Bohman
Apr 06, 2019
special prayers of comfort for the family
Cheryl Leach
Apr 06, 2019
To the family of Mrs. Hammond,Sorry for the loss of your loved one. She will be missed by many and all who knew her.
Janice and Larry Farrington
Apr 05, 2019
Our deepest condolences to the family. Many will miss her.
Holly and scott bailey
Apr 05, 2019
She was a wonderful person and
Will be truely miss.