HODGDON – Geraldine Barton, 88, died Jan. 31, 2010. She was born Sept. 21, 1921, in Linneus, the daughter of Wendal and Doris Ruth. She is survived by 10 children, Kenneth Barton of Bolton, Conn., John Barton of Sunderland, Mass., Sally Geer of Willimantic, Conn., Cynthia Peters of Hermon, Ronald Barton of East Hartford, Conn., Laurence Barton of Boscawen, N.H., Crystal Ainsworth of Belmont, N.H., Peggy Matzdorff of Coventry, Conn., Jane Barton of Belmont N.H., and Carol Perron of Willimantic, Conn.; 13 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and three sisters, June Stanley of Lubec, Betty Conley of Somers, Conn., and Dorothy Stackhouse of New Limerick. She was predeceased by her husband, Keith; a son, Terry; a brother, Harry; and a sister, Frances Vose. At the family’s request, there will be no calling hours. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water St., Houlton, with the Rev. David Tuttle officiating. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to United Cerebral Palsy, care of UCP of Maine, 700 Mount Hope, Suite 320, Bangor, ME 04401.