Doris T. Kidder


LEWISTON — Doris T. Kidder, 87, of Lewiston, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 at Central Maine Medical Center, following complications from a stroke.

She was born in South Paris, June 22, 1925, the daughter of Lewis and Thelma (Page) Button. She was employed as a secretary for the former Burgess and Leith stock firm in Lewiston.

She was a member of the South Lewiston Baptist Church and was also a member and former officer of the Lewiston Grange.

Doris was an avid camper, and she also was a great cook. She loved her family. She will be sadly missed by all.

Survivors include two sons, David of Casco and Donald of Ashland; a brother, Raymond Button of New Concord, Ohio; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Ira, Aug. 18, 2000.

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Graveside committal prayers honoring Doris’s life will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday at the Riverside Annex Cemetery, Paris Hill Road, South Paris, with the Rev. Bryan Church presiding.

Arrangements by Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston.


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