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HAMPDEN – Jenifer Lee (Southard) Poll, 39, wife of Stephen R. Poll, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 3, 2010, surrounded by her family while at a Bangor hospital, after a long illness with cancer. She was born Oct. 26, 1970, in Bangor, the daughter of Gary A. and Kathleen (Jordan) Southard. Jenifer was a graduate of Hampden Academy, Class of 1989. She was a homemaker and day care provider. Jen not only took care of her own children, but numerous other children as a day care provider for the past 14 years. Jen will be remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, who touched many lives with her caring and maternal ways. She is survived by her husband of 17 years, Stephen of Hampden; her beloved children, Tyler, Hayley and Sara; Tyler’s girlfriend, Samatha Dunton; her mother, Kathleen Fowler and husband, Danny, of Newburgh; her father, Gary Southard and wife, Bobbi, of Newburgh; mother-in-law and stepfather-in-law, Susan and George Ash of Old Town; father-in-law, Kenneth Poll; brother, Scott Southard of New Jersey; sister, Josie Southard of Newburgh; stepbrother, Danny Fowler and wife, Laura, of Massachusetts; stepsister, Susan Fowler of Bangor; sister-in-law, Cheryl Levin and husband, Matthew, of Warren; a special aunt and uncle, Bernice and Tony MacDonald of Clifton; numerous aunts, uncles nieces, nephews and cousins; and very special friends, David and Melissa Ryder and their children, Logan and Trevor Palmer, Peggy and Peter Brown and family, Donna and Rob Neill and family, and Jen and Rob Stevens and family. A celebration of Jen’s life will be held noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at Goodwill Riders Snowmobile Club, 844 Western Ave., Hampden. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Jen’s memory may be made to Lafayette Family Cancer Center, care of Healthcare Charities, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through www.hampdengilpatrick.com. <>

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