|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1903|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 1999|
Mrs. Alma T. Tripp
SOUTH PARIS- Alma T. Tripp, 95, of South Paris died Wednesday, July 14, at the Maine Veterans Home.
She was born in New Gloucester, July 18, 1903, the daughter of Albert D. and Mabel Garcelon True.
She attended school in New Gloucester and graduated from New Gloucester High School and attended Bates College in Lewiston.
From 1918 to 1921 she worked at the Poland Spring Inn; she taught school at Cresent Lake from 1928 to 1930. Mrs. Tripp worked in the family business making postcards and was a telephone operator in the New Gloucester Telephone office.
In 1923, she married Leon E. Tripp who died in 1958.
Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn Taylor of South Paris; a sister, Annie Crockett of Bryant Pond; three grandchildren, Marvin Jordan of Arundel, Norma Vantour of Huntsville, AL,and Albert Jordan of Nashua, NH; four great grandchildren, Dominique Kreger of Hunstville, AL, Aaron Vantour of Aniston,AL, Heather Gould of Exeter, ME and Chad Chiloux of Nashua, NH; one great great grandson, Cale Kreger, of Huntsville,AL and two nieces.
At Mrs. Tripp's request there were no services. Interment was in Lower Gloucester Cemetery,New Gloucester.
Arrangements were under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, South Paris.
Leon Ellsworth Tripp (1895 - 1958)*
Lower Corner Cemetery
Created by: Bob McLellan
Record added: Aug 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115934135