|Birth: ||Jan. 4, 1932|
|Death: ||Mar. 25, 2010|
East Waterboro - Marjorie Ella Libby Abbott, 78, longtime resident from East Waterboro, died at the Southern Maine Medical Center, in Biddeford, surrounded by family.
She was born at home, in North Shapleigh, a daughter of Daniel and Ella (Hammond) Libby, and graduated from Sanford High School.
On June 25, 1949, Marjorie married Clinton W. Abbott, and together they raised their family, in East Waterboro. 'Margie', as her close friends called her, was his partner in their business.
Clint's Marine comprising of a garage, gas station, and later, boats, and marine equipment sales, throughout the life of the business. It was a marriage, and partnership, that spanned almost 60 years.
Marjorie was an avid reader, and loved spending time at her home, with her grandchildren, playing in the snow in the winter, and on long summer days at their pool.
She and her husband traveled extensively both domestically, and internationally, over the course of their lifetime to Hawaii, Rome, Denmark, South America, and so many more places, later sharing photo memories, with their grandchildren, who fondly referred to her as 'Nana.'
She is survived by her two daughters, Shirley Hutchins and husband Douglass of Lyman and Cheryl Edgerly and husband Donald of Limerick; five grandchildren, Melissa Giles and husband Patrick and their children, Quinn Patrick and Rowan Cooper of Old Orchard Beach; Robert Edgerly of New York; Heath Edgerly and his son, Caleb of Limerick; and Daniel and Cody Abbott of Limerick; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a sister, Helen, and brothers, Daniel, and Charles, husband, Clinton, and son, Cooper.
Interment at Highland Grove Cemetery, in North Shapleigh.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Seal Rock in Saco, and Southern Maine Medical Center, for their care over the past year.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Marjorie's name to: The Ronald McDonald House,
250 Brackett Street, Portland, ME 04102
Marjorie Ella Libby Abbott
Highland Grove Cemetery
Created by: sandpipertoo
Record added: Jan 31, 2011
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