Doris Ellen Goodrich
Doris Ellen Goodrich
  • June 24, 1921 - June 24, 2017
  • Waterville, Maine

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Doris E. Goodrich

Waterville - Doris E. Goodrich, 96, of Waterville, passed away on her 96th birthday on June 24, 2017, at Lakewood Nursing Home in Waterville following a short illness.

She was born in Oak Park, Illinois on June 24, 1921, the daughter of William and Mary Harriett "Minnie" (Burrows) Wilson. Doris graduated from Oak Park High School and from Beloit College in 1942 with a Bachelor's Degree in English. On March 1, 1944, Doris married Dexter Goodrich in Oak Park, IL. Together they lived in Garden City, New York until 1969 when they moved and settled in Belgrade Lakes, Maine. They operated Pinehurst Camps and were active in the Belgrade Lakes Village for many years.

Doris was predeceased by her husband, and is survived by her daughter, Ellen Maier of Waterville; three grandchildren: Erik Maier and his wife, Faye, of Scarborough; Scott Maier and his wife, Kathleen, of Fort Collins, Colorado; Amy Maier of Bangor; five great-grandchildren; as well as a niece and nephew.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 12th at 11 a.m. at Pine Grove Cemetery, Route 125, Cemetery Road, Belgrade. Arrangements are under the care of Redington Funeral Home, 5 Park St. Waterville. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Belgrade Regional Health Center, 4 Clement Way, Belgrade, ME 04917.