MADELEINE ADELIA (ROY) CRAM

Posted Oct. 20, 2009, at 7:54 p.m.

LIBERTY – Madeleine Adelia (Roy) Cram, 85, passed away Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, surrounded by her loving family at her home. Smoochie is now with Hubby forever. Madeleine, born May 16, 1924, in Waterville, was one of several children born to Odilon and Clara Roy. Madeleine was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-meme. She had many special friends. She was predeceased by her husband; two sisters, Theresa and Cecile; and one brother, Leon. She is survived by a brother, the Rev. Joseph Roy, S.S.S., of Cleveland; her son, Michael and wife, Gage; and daughter, Roxanne Newton and husband, Ronnie Jr. She was blessed with five grandchildren, Bethany and husband, Dean Bartlett, Lisa and husband, Bill Gillespie, Ben and wife, Amanda Cram, Sam and wife, Lacy Cram, and Katie and husband, B.J. Waite; and four great-grandchildren, Chelsea, Brandon, Hunter and Wyatt. Special thanks to her lifelong friend, Catherine “Kay” Rancourt; and close friend, Edna Mitchell, for always being there. Loving thanks to Dean and Bethany for taking wonderful care of her for the past three years. A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Court Street, Belfast, with Father Joseph Roy officiating. A luncheon and time for visiting with the family will be held noon-3 p.m. at Walker Memorial School, Liberty, at which time family will leave for a private burial at Mount Repose Cemetery, Montville. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Liberty Ambulance, P.O. Box 174, Liberty, ME 04949 or Liberty Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 116, Liberty, ME 04949. Arrangements are under the care of Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be placed at www.crabielripostafuneralhome.com.

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