INDIAN ISLAND – Mary T. Byers, 75, died August 14, 2014 at an Orono health care facility. She was born April 21, 1939 in Bangor a daughter of Donald and Alberta (Nicola) Byers
She graduated from Old Town High School, class of 1959, and attended Beal College. She was employed by the Penobscot Nation in the Census Department in the 1970s and 1980s. Although she did not have children, she always had a special place in her heart for any child. She enjoyed fishing and will be remembered for her love of laughing.
She is survived by three sisters, her devoted sister Donna Chapman of Indian Island; Brenda Chase and her husband David of Orrington, and Debra Rosenblatt of her husband Jeff of Gorham; two nieces and a large extended family. She was predeceased by her parents.
A celebration of life service will be conducted 1PM Saturday August 23, 2014 at the Christ Church of Faith, Bennoch Road, Old Town. Refreshments will follow. Private burial services will be conducted at a later date at Tribal Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to a dementia charity of one’s choice. Arrangements by Birmingham Funeral Home