Marilyn E. Shorey

May 17, 1930
- September 23, 2010

DOVER-FOXCROFT - Marilyn E. Shorey, 80, died Sept. 22, 2010, at a Dover-Foxcroft nursing home. She was born May 17, 1930, in Millinocket, daughter of Otis R. and Maybelle R. Dow. She was the loving mother of three sons, and stepmother to another son and daughter. She married Maynard W. Shorey, who passed away in 2003, and together they made their homes in Old Orchard Beach, Milo and Barnard. Marilyn was very proud of her service in the field of geriatrics, where she started her career at Elms Residence, Old Orchard Beach, then Pine Point Nursing Home, Scarborough, as a nursing assistant. Later in life, when her sons were older, she returned to school and became a licensed practical nurse. She continued her nursing career for 20 proud years at Hibbard Nursing Home, Dover-Foxcroft. She is survived by four sons, David of Falmouth, Thomas of Sandown, N.H., Kenneth of Norfolk, Va., and Richard of Kansas; a daughter, Joanne Wiandt of Maltoon, Ill.; and a sister, Linda Fitzgibbon of Baileyville. Friends are invited to call 1 p.m. until the time of funeral service 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Lary Funeral Home, Dover-Foxcroft, with the Rev. Michele St. Cyr officiating. Burial will be at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco. Messages of condolence and memories may be expressed at

Published in Bangor Daily News on September 23, 2010

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