OLD TOWN – Suzanne Day Goodie, 68, died Sept. 7, 2013, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Feb. 19, 1945, in Old Town, a daughter of Edgar Sheldon Sr. and Edith Marie (Cunningham) Day.
Suzanne was a very loving and generous woman and her family was one of the most important pieces of her life. She had an amazing love for her husband, children, and grandchildren. She enjoyed traveling to the Maine coast. She was the family historian and took several trips, researching family roots and compiling ancestral stories. She was employed at the University of Maine for 39 years, serving as assistant to the Vice President of Finance and Administration, retiring in 2005. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, mystery novels and movies.
Suzanne is survived by daughter, Amy Goodie and her husband, Michael Cota, of Old Town; son, Matthew Goodie and his wife, Jodi, of Vassalboro; two grandchildren, Tricia Hasson and Drake Goodie; three brothers, Edgar Sheldon Day Jr. and his wife, Della, of Florida, Terry C. Day of Old Town, and Trygve L. Day and his wife, Donna, of Bradley; sister, Diane Goodie and her husband, James, of Hudson, N.H.; special “aunt” Carolyn Scott and her husband, Robert; special friends, Brenda and Steve Martell; her “other son,” Adam Martell; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband, David on Sept. 15, 2010; her parents; sister, Rachel Murray; and brother, Theodore Day.
A graveside service will be conducted noon Saturday, Sept. 14, at Milford Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Care of Maine, care of Eastern Maine Charities P.O. Box 404, Bangor, ME 04401; or to the Old Town Animal Orphanage, P.O. Box 565, Orono, ME 04473.