ORONO – Marilyn E. Chase, 74, passed away peacefully Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at an Orono health care facility. Marilyn was born March 16, 1938.
Marilyn attended Orono schools and lived in Orono all of her life, in the home she and her husband spent their lives building. Marilyn’s children would like to thank her extended family at Orono Commons for the wonderful care and love they extended to their mother. Their care, concern and ability to nurture was a driving force in Marilyn’s peacefulness for the past two years. We sincerely thank you for all of your support.
She was predeceased by her loving husband of 56 years, Leroy “Roy” Chase; two sons, Richard Alan and Roy James; a daughter, Kim Holly; her parents; and one sister, Paulette. She is survived by her daughter, Faye Woodcock Murray and her husband, Kenneth, of Orono; two sons, David W. Chase and his wife, Betty, of Milford and Kelly J. Chase and his wife, Kim, of Auburn; six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; a brother, Frank; three sisters, Barbie, Kathy and Dee; and her two beloved cats, Mitzie and Little Man.
A private graveside service will be held later in the spring. A service of Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.Brookings-Smith.com.