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1951 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
TOOMEY, Joan Power Of Sanford, Maine died on April 4, 2016 at home, surrounded by family and close friends. She was the wife of Thomas Toomey. Joan was born on September 20, 1951, in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of Frances Power Lee and John Power. While Joan enjoyed a career at Raytheon, it was caring for her son and many nieces and nephews that was her true joy in life. She loved being surrounded by family and friends. Having lived in Watertown, Woburn, and Billerica, Massachusetts prior to Sanford, Maine, Joan also enjoyed cooking and gardening, Disney movies, crafts, games and cards. And she always won at cribbage and Yahtzee! Known to many in her family as Auntie, Joan is survived by her husband, Thomas Toomey of Sanford, Maine, her son Jason Power and his wife Tara Gebhardt of Baltimore, Maryland, her stepdaughters, Heather Toomey of Billerica, Massachusetts, and Colleen Toomey of New Hampshire, her siblings, John Power of Billerica, Massachusetts, Mary Foerster and her husband Carl of Vienna, Virginia, Christine Izzo and her husband Carmine of Waltham, Massachusetts, and Michael Power and his wife Susan of Wells, Maine, her nieces and nephews, Kelly Shea, Michael Izzo, Adrienne Izzo, Jonathan Power, Lauren Power, Allyson Izzo Smith, Spencer Power, Mackenzie Power, and Christine Foerster, and close friends Deb Redding, Bob McBride, Marcia Ferro, and Todd Wells. Pre deceased by Frances Power Lee and John Power. A memorial gathering to celebrate her life will be private. Please visit www.advantageportland.com to sign Joan's guestbook and leave memories and condolences for the family.
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 29, 2016
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