OAKFIELD and HOULTON – Marion Larlee Brown, 88, passed away peacefully Nov. 20, 2006, with her family at her side at a local Houlton nursing home. She was born Jan. 14, 1918, in Caribou, the daughter of William and Ola (Knowlton) Larlee. Marion moved to Oakfield with her family and was a member of the first graduating class of 1935 at Oakfield Community High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in education from the University of Maine – Orono and taught school in the Oakfield area for 31 years. She was a member of the Maine Retired Teachers Association, Maine Education Association and the Aroostook Retired Education Association. Marion is survived by a daughter, Lynne Larlee Howard and her husband, Dan, of Penacook, N.H.; a grandson, Jonathan Stevens of San Antonio; a sister, Doris Imbrici of Houlton; a brother, Leon Larlee of Lincoln. She was predeceased by her husband, Leland C. Brown in 1988; brothers, Frank Larlee, Douglas Larlee, George Larlee, William Larlee, Arthur Larlee; sisters, Barbara Larlee and Joyce DelloRusso. Friends may call 11 a.m. Wednesday until the time of the service 1 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home, with the Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. Interment will be at Oakfield Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends may donate to the Marion L. Brown Scholarship Fund, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730.
MARION LARLEE BROWN
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:19 p.m.