, May 22, 2011, in Waterville, Maine, at 88. She worked as a secretary at Keyes Fibre while raising her children. She began taking classes at Thomas College in 1979 and in 2008, at 85, was awarded an associate’s degree. She was predeceased by her mother, Margaret Brown Staples ’17. Survivors include her children, Sherry and Scott, and four grandchildren.