MARS HILL – Maida A. Grass, 90, died June 29, 2010, with all her immediate family members at her side, at a Mars Hill health care facility. Maida was born March 1, 1920, in St. Stephens, New Brunswick, the daughter of Henry W. and Muriel (Maybee) Lello. Maida worked as a licensed practical nurse at Gould Memorial Hospital from the early 1960s into the 1980s. She then worked part-time at Mars Hill Health Center for a few years. She was predeceased by her husband, Clifford E. Grass; and her sister, Marjorie Thomas. Maida is survived by her daughter, Lorraine Ruotolo of Bradenton, Fla.; two sons and their wives, Brian L. and Dixie L. Grass of San Antonio, Texas, and Evan and Linda Grass of Mars Hill; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Howard Lello of Presque Isle. There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be conducted at a later date at Pierce Cemetery, Mars Hill. Donations in her memory may be made out specifically to the Activity Fund at Mars Hill Health Care Center, P.O. Box 410, Mars Hill, ME 04758. Arrangements are in the care of Duncan Funeral Home, Mars Hill. Online condolences may be made at www.duncan-graves.com.
MAIDA A. GRASS
Posted June 30, 2010, at 7:09 p.m.