BROWNVILLE and WEST MEDFORD, Mass. – Christine E. Asdot, 98, passed away Feb. 8, 2013, at Hibbards Nursing Home. She was born Emma Christine Carlson July 11, 1914, the oldest of four children of the late Frank and Lena Carlson. Christine was born and raised in West Medford, Mass.
She was married to the late Charles E. Asdot. She raised three childen and spent many vacations at Ebemee Lake. Upon retiring as a licensed practical nurse from Lawrence Memorial Hospital, she relocated to Brownville. Christine was very active in her lifetime. She enjoyed dancing, swimming and walking. She also enjoyed knitting and crocheting countless mittens, sweaters and afghans for all her loved ones. She loved taking trips to the beach, White Mountains and cookouts in the backyard. She was a wonderful cook and delighted in baking many cakes, pies, cookies and her special cranberry sauce. She took pride in her home and welcomed everyone into it. In Massachusetts she was a member of the forever young club and enjoyed many social activities. In Maine she was a member of Brownville Community Church. A lover of music and playing the piano, she became a member of the church choir.
She was predeceased by her brother, Frank Carlson; sister, Olive Jeblick; grandson, Steven Trotter; and great-grandson, Eric Allen. Christine is survived by her brother, Edward Carlson and his wife, Phyllis, of Vermont; her children: son, Charles Asdot and wife, Blanche, of Springhill, Fla., daughter, Leslie Asdot of Medford, Mass., and son, Peter M. Asdot of Brownville; 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the staff at Hibbards Nursing Home for the wonderful care that they gave to Christine.
There will be no services at this time. Donations in her memory may be made to Brownville Community Church, Church Street, Brownville, ME 04414.