BLUE HILL – Lillian (Wardwell) Goss, 92, died peacefully Feb. 11, 2012, surrounded by her loving family in Blue Hill. She was born May 2, 1919, in Millvale, daughter of Harry and Edith (Allison) Wardwell.
Lillian attended Orrington and Brewer schools. She was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post of Orrington. Lillian enjoyed quilting, crocheting and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her sons, Fred Goss of Florida, and Ed Goss and wife, Joannie, of Florida; daughters, Edith Hewes of Brewer, Ruth Veazie and husband, Doug, of Blue Hill, Diane Wilkins and husband, Bill, of Tennessee, and Cindy Hewes and husband, Mike, of Brewer; sister, Avis Shaw of Orrington; many special grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Lillian was predeceased by her loving husband of 32 years, Fred W. Goss, in 1969; and brothers, Vernon Wardwell, Roland Wardwell and Forrest Wardwell.
Private family services will be held Feb. 15 at Brookings-Smith Brewer Chapel, 55 South Main St., Brewer. Interment will be in the spring at Oak Hill Cemetery, Orrington.