HANCOCK – Marie Elaine Kief, 74, died March 12, 2013, at an Ellsworth hospital. She was born Oct. 13, 1938, in Lamoine, daughter of Arthur Leonard and Beryl Violet (McLellan) Hodgkins.
Marie worked as a care manager at Eastern Area Agency on Aging for eight years. She was a member of United Baptist Church of Hancock.
She is survived by a daughter, Laurie A. Troyer of Old Saybrook, Conn.; stepdaughter, Sharon E. Liebig of Cape Corral, Fla.; special friend, Malcolm “Mac” Clough of Southwest Harbor; and three grandchildren, Nathan Troyer, Corey M. Kief and Amber L. Liebig. She was predeceased by her son, Michael A. Kief; and brothers, Bradford, Norman, Larry and Roger Hodgkins.
A graveside service will be held in the spring at East Lamoine Cemetery. Contributions in Marie’s memory may be made to Eastern Area Agency on Aging, care of Hancock Meals for Me, 450 Essex St., Bangor, ME 04401. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth. Condolences may be expressed at