WASHBURN – Alberta M. McNeal, 94, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Mercy Home, Eagle Lake, where she had resided for quite a number of years. She was born Oct. 30, 1918, daughter of Elmer and Mehitable (Hittie) “Bodge” Stoddard.
She was one of nine siblings who have all predeceased her. She was married to Floyd McNeal of Dunntown and he predeceased her in death in World War II. Alberta worked at Knox’s General Store and Tater State. She attended Dunntown Advent Christian Church and Mapleton United Baptist Church.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews, Llewellyn Kidney of Mapleton, Gwendolyn Ferguson of Caribou, Marsha Christy of New York, Elmer Stoddard of Castle Hill, Michael Stoddard of New York, Robert Stoddard of New Hampshire, and Charles Currier II of Mapleton; and great-nieces and great-nephews who all express their deepest gratitude to the loving caretakers at Mercy Home for their wonderful care of Aunt Alberta.
A graveside service will be held 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 28, at Riverside Extension Cemetery, with Wendell Hudson officiating. Interment will be according to Aunt Alberta’s wishes to be interred with her husband. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may give in her honor to House of Comfort Foundation, P.O. BOX 867, Presque Isle, ME 04769. Services in care of Duncan-Graves Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.