BLUE HILL – Anna L. McGraw, 91, died April 23, 2009, at a Blue Hill hospital. She was born Jan. 13, 1918, in Sedgwick, the daughter of Linwood and Cora (Carter) Leighton. Anna was a loving mother and grandmother. She loved to cook and was the cook for patients and staff at Blue Hill Memorial Hospital for many years. She was a member of Blue Hill Baptist Church. She is survived by sons, David W. and wife, Ann, of Blue Hill and Stephen B. of Orland; grandchildren, Stephen B. Jr. and Joseph P. McGraw; and five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, William H.; and sisters, Hazel Gray and Mildred Gray. A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, May 3, at Seaside Cemetery, Blue Hill, with the Rev. Marjorie Longwood officiating. Contributions in Anna’s memory may be made to Island Nursing Home, care of Homeport, P.O. Box 124, Deer Isle, ME 04627. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 141 South St., Blue Hill, ME 04614. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.
ANNA L. MCGRAW
Posted April 24, 2009, at 6:39 p.m.