Dolores M. Keene
Dolores M. Keene
  • December 28, 1934 - November 15, 2017
  • Auburn, Maine

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AUBURN- Dolores M. Keene, 82 of Auburn passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Clover Manor in Auburn with her family by her side. She was born December 28, 1934 in Caribou, Maine, a daughter of the late Harold and Theresa (Ouellette) Fitzherbert. At a young age she moved to Auburn where she attended local schools. She was married to Gerald Keene April 27, 1953 in Auburn where together they worked and raised their young family until his death in 2003. She loved working as a waitress at Denny's for several years. She was a former member of The 6th Street Congressional Church in Auburn. Animals, especially her cats, brought her much enjoyment in life, but her greatest joy in life was being a mother to her children and a Nana to her grandchildren. She enjoyed having them all at her house where cooking for them was a main attraction.
Dolores is survived by her 4 children- Ronald Keene of Florida, Rebecca Keene and partner Bob Glencross of Auburn, Debbie Lalemand and husband Russell of Leeds, Maine, Penny Arnold and husband Jay of Auburn, 9 Grandchildren, 8 Great-Grandchildren, a sister, Pat Jackson of Poland, Maine , a brother, Richard Fitzherbert of Florida and sister-in-law Barbara McFarland of Portland, Maine
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Gerald and sister Helen Laroche
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Funeral Notice:

Keene, Dolores M. 82, of Auburn died Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Graveside services will be held at a later date at North Auburn Cemetery in Auburn. Those wishing may make donations in Dolores' memory to: Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Avenue, Lewiston, ME 04240. Service of The Fortin Group/Plummer Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St. Auburn, Maine 04210 783-8545