PRESQUE ISLE – Hilda Annie McFarlane Ritchie died peacefully on August 22, 2014 at Mars Hill Nursing Home in her hundredth year. She was born April 6, 1915 at Coleraine, Northern Ireland to John and Eliza Jane Brockerton, she was the youngest of five siblings. Hilda will be sadly missed by her loving daughter Maureen and husband Laurence of Presque Isle. Grandchildren, Gavin Watterson and partner Angela Bell of Portland and Lauren and Peter Rosella, Also great-grandchildren, Jasmine and Jude of Penfield, NY and Kerry Watterson and partner Justin Oldenburg of Brunswick. She was predeceased by her husband Eddie in 1969. The family wishes to express their thanks to Dr. Nicholas and staff of Mars Hill Nursing Home for their excellent care and concern over the last four years. A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12pm from the chapel of Faye Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Academy Street, Presque Isle. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to House of Comfort Foundation, P.O. Box 867 Presque Isle, ME. 04769, envelopes may be obtained through Faye Funeral Home. To sign the online register book please visit www.FayeFuneralHome.com
Hilda Annie McFarlane Ritchie
Posted Aug. 24, 2014, at 6:02 p.m.