Genevieve Lorraine Hanson Linquist - age: 93
(August 12, 1929 to February 07, 2023
Ocean Park, Maine
A Spring graveside service will be held at Sunset Hill Cemetery in Jamestown New York.
Dennett, Craig & Pate funeral home 365 Main St. Saco are entrusted with her services.
Genevieve Lorraine Hanson Linquist formerly of Jamestown New York recently of Old Orchard Beach and Cape Elizabeth Maine passed away peacefully on Tuesday February 7, 2023 at Cape Memory Care where she had resided for the past 3 years.
She was born on August 12, 1929 in Jamestown New York the only daughter of Walter and Ellen Hanson. She had 3 brothers as well. She attended schools in Jamestown and eventually became interested in nursing. She was an LPN at Jamestown General Hospital with her good friend Marion Wade.
She met her husband Wesley Linquist while he was a patient at the hospital after the war. They were married in 1951.
While Wesley finished his DVM at Cornell they had three girls; Kristine Joy of Portland, Maine, Terry Jeanne of Chatham, New York , Lorraine Beth of Andover, New Hampshire and then two boys David Evan of Charleston, South Carolina and Mark Edward of Sterling, Virginia.
She was blessed with 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren so her life was full of love and laughter.
Having moved to Maine in 2013 she attended First Parish Congregational Church of Saco UCC. Genevieve loved reading, knitting and gardening.
She is predeceased by her husband Wesley Linquist and her two brothers George and Richard. She is survived by her brother Edward Hanson in Jamestown along with all of her children and grandchildren.