BRADLEY AND BANGOR – Diane L. (Richardson) Paige, passed away with her family by her side after a long illness, Oct. 29, 2012, at her home. She was born March 29, 1951, in Houlton, the daughter of Albion and Mildred (MacEachern) Richardson.
Diane attended Lee Academy. She was a home health care CNA for many years. Diane enjoyed going to yard sales, and spending time with her sister, Judy. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, and was known as Geema to her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Frank E. Paige Sr.; a sister, Joyce Smith and her husband, Cecil. Surviving is her daughter, Lauri Legere, and her husband, Jeff, of Bradley; a son, Frank E. Paige Jr. and Nancy Schvertt, of Bangor; two sisters, Elinor Strout of Orono, and Judy Stevens and her husband, Lewis, of Lincoln; four brothers, Walter Richardson and his wife, Muriel, of Reed Plantation, Alvin Douglas Richardson and his wife, Diane, of New Jersey, Wallace Richardson and his wife, Sarah, of Carmel, and Glen Richardson of Michigan; grandchildren, Jason, Erica, DJ, Janelle, Jonathan, Michael, Olivia, Nathan, Naliyah, Joshua and Brandon; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Carroll Nicholas.
The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at their home, 78 High Point Place, Bradley. Interment will be private for the family at a later date. A service of Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.