ELLSWORTH – Arlene M. Bradford, 82, died Oct. 12, 2011, at an Ellsworth health care facility. She was born July 7, 1929, in Ellsworth, daughter of Forrest Linwood and Florence (Beale) Moore Sr.
She attended school in Ellsworth and graduated from Ellsworth High School. She went to work as a bookkeeper for Ashmore Bros., Inc. and retired after 47 years.
Arlene is survived by her son, Forrest "Jasie" Piper and wife, Jane, of Hancock; a brother, Forrest L. Moore Jr. of Ellsworth; and grandchildren, James Piper, Mark Piper and Brandon Pettengill. She was predeceased by her husband, Wendall Bradford; daughter and son-in-law, Julie Mason and Wayne.
A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 17, at Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth, with John Linnehan presiding. Interment will be at Woodbine Cemetery. Contributions in Arlene’s memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences may be expressed at