ORLAND AND WINN – Dorothy A “Dot” Cole, 84, passed away on April 5, 2014 at a Bangor hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was born June 10, 1929, in Winn, daughter of William Sr and Alice (Cote) Pelkey.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She served as the Postmaster for the town of Winn from 1971 until her retirement in 1989.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, John, of Orland, her children, Lanny and his wife, Patricia, of Winn, Donna Berry and her husband, Gene, of Orland and John Jr and his wife, Roberta, of Prentiss; 6 grandchildren; 1 step-granddaughter; 12 great-grandchildren and 3 step great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sisters, Marmary Fancy and Ellen Willette, her brother, William Pelkey, Jr and her half-brothers, Wilfred and Richard. Special thanks and appreciation is given to the attentive and caring staff at Winterberry Heights Memory Care and EMMC.
A Memorial Mass will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26 at St Mary of Lourdes Catholic Church, Lincoln. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting your prayers and kind thoughts. To sign an online guest register and to leave written condolences, please visit www.clayfuneralhome.com.