HOULTON – Doreen Rayner Steward Denonville, 86, went home peacefully to be with her Lord March 2, 2013. She was born Oct. 28, 1926, in Leeds, England, the only child of Frank and Laura Rayner.
She is survived by her three daughters and their spouses, Carole and Kenny Wilson, Laureen and Steve Bither, and Janene and Rob Moran; stepdaughter, Betsy Denonville and her friend, Susan Dorion; six grandchildren and their spouses, Kirk and Sheryl Wilson, Jodie and Steve Ward, Kendra and Ritche Lynds, Courtney and BJ Barton, Steward Kennedy and fiancée, Dakota Brocato, and Aaron Bither; 10 great-grandchildren, Ben, Brandon and Elizabeth Ward, Kendrick and Martha Wilson, Konnor and Addyson Lynds, Breanne, Brandon and Marissa Barton; a special sister-in-law, Madeline Stewart; and several special nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband and love of her life, Eugene Stewart, in 1972; her second husband, Raymond Denonville, in 1996; as well as her great-grandson, Taylor Wilson Lynds, in 2005.
Friends may call 11 a.m. Tuesday at Houlton Wesleyan Church with the funeral service to begin 1 p.m. with Pastor Wayne Roberston officiating. Spring interment will be at Hodgdon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Doreen’s memorial fund to provide assistance to local individuals for health related expenses, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Guest book and condolences at www.dunnfuneral.com.