OLD TOWN – Christine E. LaFlamme, 75, died peacefully, Dec. 29, 2005, surrounded by her family. She was born Aug. 15, 1930, in Rockland, the daughter of Harland and Margaret (Sullivan) Hurd. Christine graduated from Rockland High School and the University of Maine at Orono. She was a member of Delta Zeta Sorority. Christine taught in the Old Town School System for 31 years. She was an active member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society and the Old Town-Orono Senior Citizens. Christine was predeceased by her husband, James “Jack” LaFlamme in 1992; and by her parents. She is survived by her children, Galen and his wife, Cindy, of Bradley, Alan and his wife, Laurie, of Lincoln, Karen Davis and her husband, Jeffrey, of Old Town, Sharon LaFlamme and Dan Morrow of Standish and Brian of Cleona, Pa. Christine is survived by eight grandchildren, Matthew and Renee LaFlamme of Lincoln, Kevin and Scott LaFlamme of Bradley, Ashley Van Scoyoc of Harrisburg, Pa., Savanna and Joseph LaFlamme of Cleona, Pa. and Meghan Morrow of Standish. She was anticipating the birth of her ninth grandchild in March. Christine is survived by her sister, Madeline Pine of Browns Mills, N.J.; her brother, Karl Hurd and his wife, Alice, of Owls Head; and several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are welcome to call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 1, 2006, at Brookings-Smith, LaBeau Chapel, 72 Main St., Orono. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 2, 2006, at Holy Family Parish, Old Town, with the Rev. Wilfred Labbe, pastor celebrant. Immediately following the service, all are invited to the Holy Family Parish Center for a light luncheon and continued fellowship. Spring interment will be at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Old Town. The family wishes to express their heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Christopher Ritter and his staff for their unending care and compassion. Those who wish to remember Christine in a special way may contribute to the Raish Peavey Haskell Memorial Children’s Cancer Research Lab, at Eastern Maine Charities, P.O. Box 404, Bangor, ME 04402-0404.
CHRISTINE E. LAFLAMME
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:16 p.m.