NEWPORT – Glenna I. Proctor, 75, died Feb. 3, 2013, at a Bangor hospital. She was born March 12, 1937, in Pittsfield, a daughter of Alton and Phyllis (Reynolds) Ames.
She graduated from Maine Central Institute, class of 1955, and graduated with an associate degree from business college in Skowhegan. She had been employed at Edward’s Co., Pittsfield. Glenna helped her husband on their dairy farm, raised six children, helped raise five grandchildren and was a mother to anyone that wanted to be mothered. She was a member of Maine Country Music Association and at the time of her death was secretary of North Newport Christian Association – North Newport Christian Church.
Glenna is survived by a son, Allen Proctor and wife, Sandy Hughes, of Corinna; four daughters and their husbands, Vicki and Charlie Moulton of Newport, Cindy and Howard Nyman of Dexter, Carla and Shane Cookson, and Kelly and Scott Lennon, all of Corinna; brother, Lauris and wife, Mary Jane Ames, of Hudson, N.H.; sister, Avis Paresson of Pittsfield; 14 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Nathalie Jackson of Newport; and friend, Howard Gray. She was predeceased by her husband, Orville; and son, Randy.
Friends may call 10 a.m. until the time of funeral services 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Crosby and Neal, 117 Main St., Newport, with the Rev. Terry McKinley officiating. Spring burial will be at Corinna Village Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of ones choice. Those who wish may leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com.