MILO – Miss Elsie M. Mayo, 100, passed away July 26, 2013, at Pleasant Meadows Estates, Dover-Foxcroft. She was born June 19, 1913, in Milo, daughter of Vernie and Mary Ellen (Erskine) Mayo.
She was a long time active member of United Baptist Church, Milo, member of Three Rivers Senior Citizens Club, and of Orion Rebekah Lodge No. 16. Elsie was a licensed practical nurse and had worked at the Milo hospital and then at Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor. She resided in Milo all her life. She took care of numerous families and friends.
She is survived by sisters and brothers, Beatrice Phillips, Jack Mayo, Murray Mayo, Richard Mayo and Jean Lee; many nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Nancy Elsemore; and special great-niece, Janice Lavigne. She will be remembered by special friend, Laurie Sproul. She was predeceased by brothers and sisters, George Mayo, Leon Mayo, Gordon Mayo, Violet Richards, Barbara Mayo and Edith Mayo.
Friends and family are invited to call 10 a.m. until time of funeral service held 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 30, at Lary Funeral Home, Milo, with Pastor Phil McGlauflin officiating. Burial will be in the family lot at Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Three Rivers Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 432, Milo, ME 04463. Condolences and memories may be expressed at www.laryfuneralhome.com.