GUILFORD – Muriel I. Herring, 88, died July 30, 2012, at Hibbard Nursing Home, Dover-Foxcroft. She was born June 25, 1924, in Dover-Foxcroft, the daughter of Waldo and Doris (Mason) Lary.
She graduated from Sangerville High School, class of 1943, and from nursing school in Biddeford in 1946. After graduation she worked as a registered nurse doing general duty nursing at Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft. She was an active member of Abbot Evangelical Free Church. Her great passions in life were her Lord and Savior, and her family.
She was predeceased by her husband, H. Erland Herring, in 2002. She is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Brenda and Roger Ronco and Cheryl and Pat Bush; a sister, Marilyn Cookson, all of Guilford; five grandchildren, Scott and Kevin Ronco, Amy Stillman, Kimberly Dunham and Ryan Bush; 14 great-grandchildren; and a nephew, Ronnie Cookson.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Crosby & Neal, 21 Oak St., Guilford. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at Village Cemetery, Sangerville, with Pastor Ray Beless officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Abbot Evangelical Free Church, P.O. Box 131, Abbot, ME 04406. For an online guest register, go to www.CrosbyNeal.com.