2017-12-05 / Obituaries

Lois A. Heath

TOPSHAM — Lois A. Heath, age 95, of Middlesex Road, died on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick.

She was born in Bowdoinham on August 17, 1922, the daughter of James and Thelma Bachelder Pratt. Lois attended Bowdoinham schools. On March 9, 1941, she married Lynde A. Heath Sr.

For 30 years Lois and Lynde operated a poultry farmer raising broilers. For ten years until her retirement, she worked as a chef at Bowdoin College.

Lois was a member of the Civil Air Patrol and during WWII served as an airplane spotter in Bowdoinham. Lois was also a member of the United Baptist Church in Topsham.

In addition to her husband she was predeceased by brothers Charlie, Clyde, James, Burleigh and Phillip Pratt; sisters Ruby Irish and Bessie Bingham and a grandson Lynde A.

Heath III.

Surviving is a daughter Leanne A. Lupfer and her husband Robert and a son Lynde A. Heath Jr. and his wife Emily, all of Topsham. A brother Daryl Pratt of Lewiston. Also survived by four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

A private graveside service will be held in Bay View Cemetery, Bowdoinham.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice in her memory.

Arrangements are by Stetson’s Funeral Home, 12 Federal St., Brunswick, where memorial condolences may be expressed at stetsonsfuneralhome.com.

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