OBITUARY

Alma T. Brown

July 30, 1926June 9, 2018
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Alma T. Brown, 91

China – Alma Taylor Brown, 91, of China, Maine went to be home with her Lord and Savior on June 9, 2018 following a brief illness. Alma was born on July 30, 1926 in Fairfield Center, Maine to Gardner and Nora (O’Neil) Taylor. She was educated in Fairfield schools and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1944. She was employed at Diamond National and J.C. Penney. On December 24, 1946, she married Sydney J. Brown, Jr. and moved to China where they built their home and raised their family. Alma was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star and the China Baptist Church.

Alma enjoyed working at home, caring for her children, her flower and vegetable gardens then preserving fruits and vegetables and her famous bread and butter pickles. She worked beside her husband on the family farm for many years. Alma enjoyed spending the winters in Florida with her sisters for 25 years.

Alma is survived by her three daughters and their husbands: Linda and Victor Caron; Valma and David Rodrique; Cynthia and Michael Miner – all of China; her amazing grandchildren: Christopher and Mandy Rodrique; Margaret Rodrique; Alicia and Seth Lemieux; her special granddaughter Gracie Hartung; her wonderful great-grandchildren: Tessa Joncas, Shae Rodrique, Brynna Rodrique, Emma McCausland, Taylor and Anastasia Lemieux; her brother Clyde and his wife Jeanette Taylor of South Portland and many nieces and nephews. Alma was predeceased by her husband, her parents and seven siblings.

Alma’s family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Lakewood for their dedication and loving care of our mother during her time with them.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday June 13, 2018 at 10:00 am at the China Baptist Church, 36 Causeway Road, China Village with the committal service immediately following at the China Village Extension Cemetery, 148 Neck Road, China. The family would like to invite everyone to join them back at the church vestry for a light lunch and celebration of Alma’s life. Please visit www.redingtonfuneralhome.com to view a video collage of Alma’s life and to share condolences, memories and tributes with her family.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the China Baptist Church, Window Replacement Fund, 36 Causeway Road, China, ME 04358.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Reception and Celebration Wednesday, June 13, 2018

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial - following
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Brenda Thomas

June 11, 2018

Dear Cindy, Alecia and family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know how much you cherished her. She will forever live in your hearts and minds, and watch out for you, as she strolls in heaven with her Lord. Sending you all big hugs and a lot of love, Brenda

Pat Varney

June 10, 2018

To the family,so sorry for your loss.She was a lovely lady. She was friendly to everyone.Will miss her at the gathering.

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Biography

Alma T. Brown, 91

China – Alma Taylor Brown, 91, of China, Maine went to be home with her Lord and Savior on June 9, 2018 following a brief illness. Alma was born on July 30, 1926 in Fairfield Center, Maine to Gardner and Nora (O’Neil) Taylor. She was educated in Fairfield schools and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1944. She was employed at Diamond National and J.C. Penney. On December 24, 1946, she married Sydney J. Brown, Jr. and moved to China where they built their home and raised their family. Alma was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star and the China Baptist Church.

Alma enjoyed working at home, caring for her children, her flower and vegetable gardens then preserving fruits and vegetables and her famous bread and butter pickles. She worked beside her husband on the family farm for many years. Alma enjoyed spending the winters in Florida with her sisters for 25 years.

Alma is survived by her three daughters and their husbands: Linda and Victor Caron; Valma and David Rodrique; Cynthia and Michael Miner – all of China; her amazing grandchildren: Christopher and Mandy Rodrique; Margaret Rodrique; Alicia and Seth Lemieux; her special granddaughter Gracie Hartung; her wonderful great-grandchildren: Tessa Joncas, Shae Rodrique, Brynna Rodrique, Emma McCausland, Taylor and Anastasia Lemieux; her brother Clyde and his wife Jeanette Taylor of South Portland and many nieces and nephews. Alma was predeceased by her husband, her parents and seven siblings.

Alma’s family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Lakewood for their dedication and loving care of our mother during her time with them.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday June 13, 2018 at 10:00 am at the China Baptist Church, 36 Causeway Road, China Village with the committal service immediately following at the China Village Extension Cemetery, 148 Neck Road, China. The family would like to invite everyone to join them back at the church vestry for a light lunch and celebration of Alma’s life. Please visit www.redingtonfuneralhome.com to view a video collage of Alma’s life and to share condolences, memories and tributes with her family.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the China Baptist Church, Window Replacement Fund, 36 Causeway Road, China, ME 04358.