Marlene C. Farnon, 73 of York, ME passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 7th after a brief illness. She was born November 30, 1947 in Portland, Maine a daughter of the late Aime J. and Rachel M. (Baillargeon) Cormier.
She leaves a son Jeffry A. Farnon and his wife Kandace of Eliot, Maine and a daughter Stacey E. Donnell and her husband Zach of Wells, Maine; 3 grandchildren Linnea, Shelby and Norah and 2 great-grandchildren Elina and Joseph.
She was predeceased by her husband Thomas E. Farnon Jr. Attended St. Hyacinth School - Westbrook, Graduated from Bonny Eagle High School - Standish, and attended Plus Business School in Portland, worked 2 years for the Civil Service Department of the Navy - Washington, DC. She worked for several architectural engineering firms as an administrative assistant and retired from the Maine Turnpike.
Marlene enjoyed volunteering at the Nubble Light Gift Shop, activities offered at the York Senior Center, traveling, baking, gardening, knitting, walking with friends, her greatest joy was being called “Memere” and time spent with her family.
Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7pm on Friday, May 7th in the Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home, 91 Long Sands Rd., York, Maine. Funeral services and burial will be private in the First Parish Cemetery, York Maine. Memorial contributions may be made to the Town of York, Center for Active Living (Senior Center) 36 Main St. York, ME 03909 Visit www.lucaseatonfuneralhome.com for online condolences.
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