LUBEC – Alice L. Maker, 93, passed away Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009, at Calais Regional Hospital. She was born April 20, 1915, in Meter, Va., daughter of the late Frederick Charles and Mary (Roberts) Lovatt. Alice was a member and deaconess of Lubec Congregational Christian Church and served as church clerk for 15 years. She served as treasurer of the Ladies Social Union and was past matron and treasurer of Quoddy Light Chapter No. 94 Order of the Eastern Star. She was a member of Lubec Women’s Club, where she also served as treasurer. Alice retired in 1979 from her job as secretary to the superintendent of schools for SAD 19, with 27 years in that position. Surviving are her son, Geoffrey R. Maker and his wife, Joyce, of Calais; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Michaud and husband, Rick, of Milford, N.H.; a grandson, Rand Maker and his companion, Melissa Chisholm, of Bristol; three great-grandchildren, Alexandre and Ian Michaud and Jacob Sidney Maker; a sister-in-law, Gisela Lovatt of Tuftonboro, N.H.; many beloved nieces and nephews. Alice was predeceased by her husband of 71 years, Sidney Maker; an infant daughter; two sisters, Ethel Lovatt and Mildred Small; and two brothers, Roger and Richard Lovatt. Visiting hours will be held noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Lubec Congregational Christian Church, 46 Main St., Lubec. A celebration of Alice’s life will begin 2 p.m. Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations in Alice’s memory may be made to Lubec Congregational Christian Church Organ Fund, care of Claudia Mahlman, 27 Main St., Lubec, ME 04652. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Homes, Calais and Eastport. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.maysfuneralhome.com.
ALICE LOVATT MAKER
Posted Jan. 11, 2009, at 7:47 p.m.