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LINCOLN – Kay McCormick, 82, wife of the late Clifton McCormick, passed away Feb. 26, 2010, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Sept. 10, 1927, in Macwahoc, the daughter of Roland and Ruth (Coburn) McMullen. Kay was a graduate of Mattanawcook Academy, Class of 1946, Ring School of Psychiatric Nursing, Boston City Hospital and Tewkesbury State Hospital. She worked for more than 50 years on various levels of nursing in the Bangor/Lincoln area. She became a certified physicians assistant in 1974 and gave much of her time to her community, serving on the building committee of Lincoln Memorial Library, 12 years on Lincoln School Committee, the building committee of the new high school, the building committee of H.A.D. No. 1 and 14 years as a trustee at the new Penobscot Valley Hospital, the first hospital district in Maine. The last 15 years she was a volunteer and participant in the Women’s Health Study conducted by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston. She is survived by two sons, Dalton “Butch” of Litchfield and Mark of Lincoln; two granddaughters, Carrie and Jessica; two great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Noel of Brunswick; one sister, Peggy and husband, Al Smith, of Ocala, Fla.; sister-in-law, Pat McMullen of Bangor; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; brothers, Malcolm and Cedric McMullen; and sister, Marianne Libby. At her request, there will be no calling hours. A sunset graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. Friends who wish may make donations to Mattanawcook Alumni Scholarship Association. Arrangements with Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. Those who wish may sign an online register and leave written condolences at

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