Florence Maxine Forbes

Posted July 01, 2014, at 6:04 p.m.

ELLSWORTH – Florence Maxine Forbes, 101, died June 30th, 2014 at Narraguagus Bay healthcare facility after a long wonderful life. She was born Nov. 19, 1912 in Old Town, the daughter of William and Elsie (Severance) Dow.

Florence is survived by her daughter, Patricia Forbes and W. Ralph Marden, of Harrington, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Lt. Cmdr. Don H. Forbes; two brothers and a sister.

At Florence’s request the burial will be private at the Lawndale Cemetery in Old Town. Arrangements made by Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town.