Lucy E. Dow


January 24, 1917
- November 15, 2007

SEBEC & DOVER-FOXCROFT - Lucy E. Dow, 90, wife of the late Ralph Marshall Dow Sr., died November 15, 2007, at a Dover-Foxcroft nursing home. She was born January 24, 1917, in Wellington, the daughter of LeRoy and Zenobia (Allen) Stanhope. Lucy was an active member of the Sebec Community Christian Church . She enjoyed helping and working at local functions. She loved all animals, especially dogs, and will be remembered by her family and many friends as an exceptional cook.

Lucy is survived by six sons, David and his wife Kathy of Barnard, Ralph Jr. and his wife Lynette of Brownville, Andrew and his wife Carol of Orneville, Wayne and his wife Karen of Dover-Foxcroft, Danny and his wife Gail of Sebec, and Benny and his wife Susan of Sebec; a daughter, Annette Richardson and her husband Mark of Dover-Foxcroft; a brother-in-law, Lewis Dow and his wife Leona of Sebec; four sisters-in-law, Alice Shepardson of Dover-Foxcroft, Helen Thomas and Luella Ostrotsky of Conn., and Norma Stanhope of Florida; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sons, Harold Pratt and his wife Marilyn, Richard Pratt, a daughter, Doris Dow, a brother, Andrew Stanhope, and a sister, Hilda Millett.

Friends are invited to call 1-3pm Saturday, November 17, 2007, at the Lary Funeral Home, Dover-Foxcroft, where funeral services will be conducted 1pm Sunday, November 18, with Pastor Bea Violette of the Sebec Community Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in the family lot in Sebec Village Cemetery. Those who wish may make memorial contribution to either the Sebec Community Christian Church, c/o Diane Lamson, 18 Pine Knoll Drive, Sebec, 04481 or to Pleasant Meadows Estate, PO Box 527, Dover-Foxcroft 04426. M


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