Audrey W. Wardwell, 100

CASCO — Audrey Withee Wardwell, 100, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015 at the Gorham House in Gorham.

She was born in Lewiston and raised in Portland. She graduated from Deering High School in 1934 and later married Raymond G. Wardwell. Together, they lived in Portland, Casco and later in Windham, where she was a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed spending time with her family. For years, Audrey knitted and donated mittens to the children of Windham.

Audrey was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Wardwell; a grandson; three brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by her son, John G. Wardwell Sr.; a daughter, Judith Jewett; two grandsons, including John Wardwell Jr. of Casco; three granddaughters; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was held on Wednesday, April 29 at 11 a.m. at Forest City Cemetery, 232 Lincoln Street, South Portland. Arrangements by Dolby Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to

In lieu of flowers, donations in Audrey’s memory may be made to: Gorham House Activity Fund, 50 New Portland Road, Gorham, ME 04038.

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