|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1927|
|Death: ||Sep. 30, 2013|
DOVER-FOXCROFT - Geraldine "Gerry" Boardway passed away peacefully at her home Sept. 30, 2013, after a lengthy illness, and entered her eternal home in heaven. She was born Sept. 2, 1927, in Dover-Foxcroft, to Fred and Hilda (Fuller) Cole.She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, John Boardway; and her brother, Robert Cole. She is survived by her son, Stephen and his wife, Stephanie; her son, Lee and his wife, Jeyashree; her daughter, Lynn; grandchildren, Joel, Garrett, Daniel, Leia, and Steffi; her sister-in-law, Ethel Cole and family; nephew, Paul Boardway and family; nephew, Russell Card and family; niece, Barbara Card; cousin, Margaret Collins and her family; cousin, Norman Fuller and his wife, Doris, and their family; and a special extended family with Elizabeth "Beth" Beal and family.Gerry graduated from Foxcroft Academy in 1945, received her student pilot's license and went on to study bookkeeping at Husson College. She worked for many years at the admission desk of Mayo Regional Hospital and always had a ready smile to greet everyone. In Gerry's spare time she did genealogy, tole painting, den mother to the local Cub Scouts, and was a member of the Congregational Church in Dover-Foxcroft and the Mayflower Society. Her greatest joy was living in her childhood home in Dover-Foxcroft, which she loved, and where she was able to pass away in comfort and love. Gerry will be remembered as a loving, gentle soul to all who knew her.
The graveside service will be held at Rural Grove Cemetery, West Main Street/Guilford Road. (Bangor Daily News 10/1/2013)
Rural Grove Cemetery
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Oct 01, 2013
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