Doris L. Chase - age: 69
(October 18, 1944 to January 21, 2014
A memorial service to celebrate Doris’ life will be held on January 30th, 3pm at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St., Saco. The Rev. Dr. Burton Howe will officiate. Burial will be in the spring at Goodwins Mills Village Cemetery.
BIDDEFORD- Doris L. Chase, age 69, of Jay Dr., passed away on Jan. 21, 2014 at Southern Maine Healthcare in Biddeford.
She was born in Biddeford on Oct. 18, 1944, the daughter of the late Maynard Sr. and Erma (Brackett) Pelkey.
Doris attended Saco schools and graduated from Thornton Academy in 1964. She worked 30+ years in Planning for Fairchilds/National Semiconductor. She received a degree from Andover College in 1998, then went on to work 10+ years for New England Pharmacy Group before retiring.
Doris was a compassionate and caring daughter, partner, friend and neighbor. She was a caretaker of many, and saw life in a positive light. She proudly serviced in 15 years of work for AA/Al Anon, coordinating group meetings and providing counsel to others.
In her youth she enjoyed dancing and lived life to the fullest. Thru the years she enjoyed get together dinners with old co workers, long country rides with her companion, and time spent with good friends, neighbors, and the folks at the Dunkin Donuts in the Biddeford Wal-Mart.
She is predeceased by her parents; and a brother- Maynard Pelkey Jr. of Co.
Doris is survived by her companion Bradley Fletcher of Biddeford; her nieces Deborah Pelkey of Ca. and Kimberly Terrell-Siesken of Co. Bradley’s daughter- Laurie Jackson of North Waterboro; and many dear friends.
A memorial service to celebrate Doris’ life will be held on January 30th, 3pm at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St., Saco. The Rev. Dr. Burton Howe will officiate. Burial will be in the spring at Goodwins Mills Village Cemetery. www.dcpate.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to The Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., So. Portland 04106.