2012-04-10 / Obituaries

Millie Mae McPhail

TOPSHAM — Millie Mae McPhail 87 passed away at Parkview Hospital in Brunswick on Friday, April 6th after complications from hip surgery.

Born in Eastport, April 28, 1924. She was the daughter of Beatrice Hibbard and Dominic Dicenzo. She attended local schools.

On January 24, 1942 she married Lewis I. McPhail who served with the U.S. Army in World War II. Millie and Lewie celebrated their Forty- Ninth Anniversary in January of 199l. He passed away May 19, 1991.

Millie was employed with Guilford Industries in Eastport for ten years and worked for Jacobson Industries as a wreath crafter.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her family, shopping, reading, and walking her dog. She loved the outdoors and feeding the wildlife.

Millie is survived by her daughter, Beverly McPhail of Topsham who she has resided with since 1981; She is survived by her son, Lewis McPhail and his wife Janet, and two other daughters, Betty and her husband Ray Moore of Richmond, Ruby and her husband Larry Stabrowski of Indiana; 19 grandchildren; and 37 greatgrandchildren. Predeceased by brother Buddy Hibbard.

Visiting hours in celebration of Millie’s life will be held from 4 to 6 PM on Wednesday, April 11th at Demers-Desmond Funeral Home, 34 Cushing Street, Brunswick and A Funeral Service will be held at 1 PM on Thursday, April 12th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Brunswick.

To share your thoughts and condolences with the family, please visit www.desmondfuneralhomes.com.


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