WEST CHAPMAN – Audrey L. Fraliex, 77, passed away Saturday morning, July 9, 2011, at a Caribou health care facility. She was born Sept. 29, 1933, in Chapman, daughter of Harold and Elsie (Pendexter) Archer.
Audrey enjoyed cooking, canning, shopping and going for long rides. She loved blue grass music and enjoyed attending blue grass festivals.
She is survived by a son, Troy Fraliex and his wife, Brandy, of Fort Fairfield; two daughters, Peggy Brown of Mapleton and Sandy Craine and her companion, Sid Duncan, of Presque Isle; four grandchildren, Steve Brown and his wife, Terri, of Milford, Stacey Baker and her husband, Ryan, of Bangor, Jonathan and Christian Guimond of Fort Fairfield; six great-grandchildren, Braydon and Logan Brown, Kayla and Riley Hamel, Natalie and Nathan Baker; and a sister, Lois Archer of Mapleton. Audrey was predeceased by her husband, Steve Fraliex, in 1989; two brothers, Edward and Wilford Archer; and a sister, Phyllis Archer.
A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at Southside Cemetery, Mapleton, with Pastor Nathan Gardiner officiating. Donations may be made in her memory to American Diabetes Association, Portland Office, 163 Lancaster St., Portland, ME 04101. Online condolences may be expressed at