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DEXTER, Laura L. Withee, 61, died April 9, 2002, at her home in Dexter.She was born April 21, 1940 in Waterville, and raised in Parkman, the first of three girls to William and Ruth (Downing) Greeley. Laura graduated from P.C.H.S. and then went on to attend Nyack College in New York. She worked as a CNA in several nursing homes and home health agencies for many years. Laura was a long time member of the First Baptist Church of Dexter and was active in the choir and numerous committees.

She will be lovingly missed by her husband, Gordon, of 13 years and her immediate and extended family; her children, Joni and David Boissonneault of Windham; Jon and wife Jen Hanson of Palmyra; three stepchildren, Lisa and Peter Nagle of Wilton, John and Cathy Withee of Murray, Kentucky; Heidi and Stephen Lawson of Dexter; eight adored grandchildren, and four wonderful great grandchildren. She will also be missed by her sister and her husband, Marlene and Martin Glidden of Orrington as well as nieces and nephews. She will be remembered by a special mother-in-law, Lois Cobbett of Dexter, and a very special family pet, Pudgie. She was predeceased by her parents and a sister, Shirley Malave.

Friends may call 6-8 pm Friday at the Crosby & Neal Funeral Home, 61 Main Street in Dexter.Funeral services will be held 2 pm Saturday, at the First Baptist Church in Dexter, with Rev. Jay Brennan officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Dexter. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of Laura Withee to Community Health and Counseling Services, Hospice, 14 Summer Street, Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426.

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