In Memoriam : Dawn Desrosiers

Dawn Desrosiers Dawn Smith Desrosiers - age: 72
(September 29, 1944 to August 01, 2017 )
Resident of Hollis, Maine

Visitation Information:
A graveside service will be held Friday August 11, 2017 at 1:00PM at Elder Gray Cemetery in Waterboro.

Pastor Ron Sargent will officiate.

Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home and Cremation 13 Portland Rd, Buxton are entrusted with the arrangements.

For those wishing to make memorial contributions in her memory please consider the American Diabetes Association PO Box 10310 Portland Maine 04104

Words of remembrance maybe posted to

Hollis, Dawn Smith Desrosiers, 72, of Sand Pond Rd., passed away Tuesday August 1, 2017 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, surrounded by loved ones when she passed. She was born in New Britain, CT September 29, 1944 the daughter of Floyd Arnold and Alice Willey Smith.

She and her family moved to Maine at a young age and she attended Saco Schools including Thornton Academy.

Dawn was employed at local shoe shops, later Fairchild, Maine Castle Restaurant, and most recently at Sweester Children’s Home, from which she retired.

She enjoyed Bingo, reading Rag magazines, being “The Coupon Queen”, playing solitaire and most importantly being with her family.

Dawn is predeceased by her parents, and 3 brothers Scott, Brett and Bart aka Jake Smith.

She is survived by a son David Desrosier Jr. of Lyman, a daughter Patricia Forbes and husband Scott of Hollis, a brother Bruce Smith of Hollis, 5 grandchildren Ryan and Sarah Forbes, Corinne Desrosier Valient, Emily Desrosier and Gabriella Desrosier.


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