CARIBOU – Arthelena Mary Greenier, 85, died Dec. 19, 2011, in Van Buren. She was born July 9, 1926, in Caswell, the daughter of Patrick and Emily (Ayotte) Greenier.
She was educated in the Caswell and Limestone school systems. Arthelena "Sis" spent many years on her dad’s farm in Caswell. At the age of 36, she left and went to work at a hospital in food preparation in Manchester, Conn., retiring in 1988 and moved back to Caribou. "Sis" was a very loving and generous aunt to her many nieces and nephews.
She is survived by three sisters, Bernice Curry of Saco, Amy McGlinn of Presque Isle and Margaret Lewis of Salisbury, Md. She was predeceased by her parents; and a sister, Regina Turcotte.
Memorial services will be held in the spring from the chapel of Mockler Funeral Home and will be announced in the Bangor Daily News. Friends who wish to contribute in memory of Arthelena may do so to Catholic Charities of Maine, P.O. Box 10660, Portland, ME 04104. For online register, please go to