CORINTH and KENDUSKEAG – Anna E. Pinkham, 85, passed away peacefully Dec. 14, 2011, surrounded by her loving family. Anna was born Sept. 8, 1925, in Brewer, to Ausba F. and Ellen B. (Stymiest) Pinkham.
The center of Anna’s life was her family. She loved all her nieces and nephews as though they were her own children. She loved family get-togethers during the holidays, especially Fourth of July and Christmas gatherings, and always looked forward to a big lobster. Anna will be sadly missed and remembered as a loving sister, aunt and friend.
Anna is survived by her sister, Sarah Louise Ward of Corinth; nieces, Valerie Grant and husband, Terry, Ellen Sanborn, Carol Hodge, Judy Dugal, Cheri Thomas and Lori Daigle; nephews, Fred Jr., Terry, Dennis, Gary, Ausba II, James and John Pinkham; special great-nieces and great-nephews, Scott Tilton, Kevin Tilton, Terri Jane Casavant, Wanda Poulin and Jason Grant and their children; her special niece Janie’s husband, Danny Hurd; as well as several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Anna was predeceased by her parents; two brothers, Fred and Ausba Jr.; sister, Dorothy Thompson; and her special niece, Janie Hurd.
A graveside service for Anna will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at Corinthian Cemetery, Corinth. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Anna’s honor may be made to Animal Orphanage, P.O. Box 565, Orono, ME 04473. Arrangements entrusted to Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through