Nadine F. Boynton
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Millinocket - Nadine F. Boynton, 97, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 17, 2019, at home, surrounded by family. She was born May 30, 1922, in Millinocket, the daughter of William and Mary Alice (Hopkins) Simpson.
Nadine grew up in Millinocket, and was a graduate of Stearns High School, class of 1939. She married Reginald (Reggie) E. Boynton and together they raised two daughters. She was very well known in the area for her catering and cake making talents. She enjoyed spending time with family and playing cards with friends. She was a member of "The Club Girls", and a very active member of the Millinocket Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughters, Mary Ellen Tapley and Susan Tower and her husband, Ron; grandchildren, Heather Tapley, and her boyfriend, Mickey, William "BJ" Tapley Jr., and his wife, Susan, Meredith Lunny, and her boyfriend, Travis, Amanda Dicentes, and her husband, Sam; great-grandchildren, William III, Devinn, Silas, Keegan, Olivia, and Ryan; sister, Jean Nuss, and husband, Harry; sister-in-law, Marilyn Boynton; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband; her brothers, Bill and Jack; her sister Mildred; and her son-in-law, William Tapley Sr.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. with visitation starting at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22nd at the Millinocket Baptist Church, 297 Penobscot Ave., Millinocket, with the Rev. Tim Bossie, pastor, officiating. Interment will be immediately following at the Millinocket Cemetery.
Gifts in memory of Nadine may be sent to the Memorial Fund at Millinocket Baptist Church, 297 Penobscot Ave., Millinocket, ME 04462. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, Millinocket. Messages of condolence may be expressed at
Published on October 18, 2019


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Jean Goodman and Doris Shanks
Oct 21, 2019
Much love and prayers for you in your loss but we know that we will meet again! May God's infinite grace and peace be with you all.
Doreen & Jack Picard
Oct 19, 2019
To the family of Nadine, Heaven sure has gained one very special angle. We have known this special lady for many years. We have very special memories. We send our condolences, she will be missed, and our love to all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Oct 19, 2019
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Joe and Barbara Jamieson
Oct 19, 2019
Mary Ellen and Susan and all the family. Thinking of all of you at this. Time. Your mom was a very special. Lady and loved by many❤️God has blessed you with many wonderful memories.
Sheila Lavallee
Oct 19, 2019
She was a wonderful lady. She will be missed by her family and friends but she is with Bill now Bill will watch over her. he was a very special person to. The family has my deepest sympathy love to all
Jean Nuss
Oct 19, 2019
How can I express what my beloved sister meant to me. I can not. She was special, she was loving, she was kind she was a woman of God, she was fun, she was my sister. I will always hold her in my heart. I love you Nadine.
Jolene and Joe Roop
Oct 18, 2019
Nadine was a very special lady and a true child of God She will be missed by many Were so glad she was a part of our life