|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1922|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 2012|
CARIBOU - Margaret F. Hersey, 90, wife of the late Merle Hersey, died Aug. 22, 2012, in Presque Isle. She was born June 3, 1922, in Woodland, daughter of the late Andrew and Fern (McNeal) Anderson.
She attended the Woodland schools and was a 1940 graduate of Caribou High School. She married Merle Hersey in 1944 and together they celebrated 56 years of marriage before his death in 2000. Mrs. Hersey was a mother, homemaker and retail sales clerk, having been employed by Buzzell's Clothing Store for more than 34 years, retiring in 1994. She was a life member of Henry B. Pratt Post No. 15 American Legion, Colby and New Sweden chapters of Maine Home Extension, and attended Covenant Church, New Sweden.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Frederick Gagnon of Rome; three sons and daughters-in-law, Dana and Marcy Hersey and Kirk and Betty Hersey, all of Caribou, and Kent and Norma Hersey of Hill City, S.D.; four brothers and three sisters-in-law, Roland Anderson and Gerald, Larina Anderson, all of Madawaska Lake, Gordon and Reta Anderson of Houlton and Ronald and Shirley Anderson of Utah; one sister, Mildred Chapman of New York; nine grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a special friend, Kenneth Martin.
Interment will be at Woodland Cemetery. (Bangor Daily News 8/3/2012)
Andrew Anderson (1901 - 1995)
Fern O McNeal Anderson (1903 - 1984)
Merle L Hersey (1917 - 2000)*
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Aug 23, 2012
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