HOULTON – Marian Hazel (Anderson) Wood McGrath, 88, joined her parents and siblings in heaven Aug. 20, 2012, in Houlton. She was born Dec. 3, 1923, in Thompsonville, Ga., one of five children born to King James and Nina Irene (Whitaker) Anderson.
She is survived by her four daughters, Darlene Taylor and husband, Ed, of Jacksonville, N.C., Sandra Walls of Dundalk, Md., Janice Heller and husband, Robert Jr., of Haynesville, and Ellen Wood of Delmar, Del.; nine grandchildren, Mitchell Merritt of Salisbury, Md., Matthew Merritt of Avondale, Pa., Timothy Mark Merritt, Joel Merritt, both of Salisbury, Md., Martin Walls Jr. of Baltimore, Nancy Walls of Dundalk, Md., Deborah Parmigiani of Houlton, Kimberly Reeves of Newark, Del., and Earl Friolete Sr. of Georgetown, Del.; 18 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Friends may call 1-2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water St., Houlton, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. with the Rev. Rick Murray officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery. A reception will be immediately after at American Legion, Bangor Road, Houlton. For an online memory book and to leave condolences, please visit