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Ellen A Minot

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LITTLE, Ellen A. Minot 86 of Dover, passed away 12/2/15 after a brief illness. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Stephen Little, her sons Stephen Jr. and his wife Patty of Walpole and Charles P. of New Hampshire; her grandsons Stephen B. Little, Mark C. Little and Harrison M. Little; sisters-in-law Lily Minot, Wendy Minot, Gray Pratt and Catherine Motley; and eighteen nieces and nephews. She graduated from The Winsor School and attended Smith College, which she left after two years to marry Stephen. She was very active in community projects being a Life Overseer of the Boston Children's Hospital, once President of the Charles River Valley Garden Club and a Trustee of the Dover Historical Society, among others. She was an avid skier and sailor; for several years an instructor at Maine Handicapped Skiing. She and Steve cruised small boats along the Maine and Canadian coasts, reaching the northern shores of Labrador with their friend Bill Saltonstall. She was also a onetime Ladies Champion of the North Haven Maine Golf Club. Donations in her memory may be made to the North Haven Library, P.O. Box 486, North Haven, Maine 04853. Services will be private. To share a memory of Ellen please visit www.eatonfuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Boston Globe from Dec. 6 to Dec. 8, 2015
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