HANCOCK – Susan Jane (Spofford) Gee, 76, passed away May 10, 2013, at her home. She was born Nov. 24, 1936, in Arlington, Mass., daughter of Carl S. and Mildred (Crocker) Spofford.
Susan grew up in Arlington, Mass., and graduated from Arlington High School. While she worked at Sanders Associates as a draftsman, she met Frank A. Gee Jr. They were married June 7, 1958, in Lexington, Mass. She and Frank lived in Billerica, Mass., for many years and after his passing, she moved to Hancock. Susan worked part time for the IRS and TJ Maxx. She was a priesthood member of Community of Christ. She loved gardening, nature, bird watching, the ocean and everyone she met.
She is survived by her children, Lynda Fitzgerald, Steven, Daniel and Thomas Gee; seven grandchildren, four great- grandchildren; and best friend, Jeannie Strout. She was predeceased by her husband, Frank A. Gee Jr.; and all of her brothers and sisters. The family thanks the Hospice of Hancock County staff and volunteers for their kind and compassionate care of Susan.
A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in Susan’s garden, 34 Fiddlehead Lane, Hancock. Contributions in Susan’s memory may be made to Hospice of Hancock County, 14 McKenzie Ave., Ellsworth, ME 04605; or Community of Christ, P.O. Box 510, Jonesport, ME 04649. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.