ADDISON – Gladys R. Dorr, 75, died unexpectedly Nov. 10, 2010, at her residence. She was born Aug. 31, 1935, in Dresden, daughter of the late Otis L. and Evelyn L (Lemar) Carver. She attended Brighton Academy, Dresden, and married Warren W. Dorr Jr. of Wiscasset. She and her husband had owned and operated Warren W. Dorr Jr. Bait Co. since 1960. She was a family woman and loved cooking, spending time with her family, socializing with her friends, making people laugh, and her favorite dog, Wanda. She was predeceased by her husband, Warren Dorr Jr.; two brothers, Otis Jr. and Bruce Carver; her beloved son and mamma’s boy, Warren “Ikey” Dorr III; and her best friend, Camille Morris. She leaves many special friends, including Beverly Anderson of Harrington, Sonya Huntley of Ellsworth and Jan Goudey of New York. Gladys is survived by one daughter, Debra Murphy and her husband, Michael, of Addison; two brothers, Ronald Carver of Safford, Ariz., and Teddy Carver and wife, Karen, of Lisbon Falls; six sisters, Martha Bracket-Wilson and her husband, Mark, of Bristol, Pearl McInerney of Bristol, Pa., Mary Lou Herter and husband, Howard, of Ellinwood, Kan., Doreen Twist of Bristol, Pa., Donna Chamberland and husband, Gerard, of Lewiston, and Melody Wilhelm of Kansas; two sisters-in-law, Pricilla Fogg and husband, David, and Gert Blagdon and husband, John, all of Wiscasset; five grandchildren, Andrea Joyce of Columbia, Krystal Dorr of Franklin, Jennifer Murphy of Spring River Lake, Warren “Ren” Dorr IV and Ethan Dorr, both of Addison; and two great-grandchildren, Kylee and Kameron Joyce of Columbia. Family and friends are invited to call 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Milbridge, where services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15. Burial will be afterward at Church Hill Cemetery, Addison. Memorial donations may be made to Ark Animal Shelter, 60 Barber Lane, P.O. Box 276, Cherryfield, ME 04622 or Maine Seacoast Mission-Food Pantry, 6 Weald Bethel Lane, Cherryfield, ME 04622. Condolences may be made online at www.bragdonkelley.com.
GLADYS R. DORR
Posted Nov. 11, 2010, at 7 p.m.