Dallis K. Saunders


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Bucksport - Dallis K. Saunders, 82, passed away Thursday February 14, 2019 at a St. Joseph's Hospital. She was born in Bucksport on April 4, 1936. Daughter of Lester and Helen (Tolman) Sutherland.
Dallis was happiest when her home was filled with her children and all the neighborhood kids that spent a lot of time at the "farm".
Dallis is survived by six children. Richard and wife Lisa of Florida, David and wife Lorraine of Orland, Robin Wardwell and husband Bobby of Orland, Dana and wife Sandy of Vassalboro, Rusty and wife Paulette of Bucksport and Danny and wife Jen of Bucksport. She was MeMe to 18 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband Stuart on August 6, 2015 after 61 years of marriage. She was also predeceased by her parents and only sister Iris Cushing.
The Saunders family would like to thank her care givers Carolyn, Racheal and Lizz who took great care of her and spent time with her. A special thank you to Patti Perkins who was Dallis's neighbor and who always made her laugh. The family would also like to extent their gratitude to the Dr's, nurses and staff of St. Joseph's Hospital for their kind and compassionate care of Dallis and the family while Dallis was a patient.
A graveside service will be held in the spring at Front Ridge Cemetery in Orland, date and time will be published at a later date.
Donations in Dallas's memory may be made to St. Joseph Hospital 360 Broadway Bangor, ME 04401.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home Bucksport. www.mitchelltweedie-young.com
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Published on February 20, 2019
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