NORTH BERWICK, Maine - Christina A. Boston, age 95, of Lebanon Road, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013, in the Varney Crossing Nursing Care Center in North Berwick.
She was born in Sanford, Maine on May 19, 1917, the daughter of Paul V. and Anna (Nicholas) Adams. She was educated in local schools and a 1935 graduate of Sanford High School.
On November 27, 1947, she married Lendall "Joe" Boston and worked as bookkeeper of their business, The Boston Brothers Meat Company, until it was closed after Joe's death in 1971.
Chris was a member of the Beacon Light Chapter #65 O.E.S. of North Berwick, the American Legion Auxiliary #87 and a member of the First Congregational Church of North Berwick, Maine.
Chris was predeceased by her 3 brothers, Lamby, Stephen and George Adams, all of Sanford and 2 sisters, Victoria Leighton of Florida and Mary LaPlante of New Hampshire, and her niece, the daughter of Lamby, Joyce Burhoe on August 31, 2004.
She is survived by her nieces, Carol Ann LaPlante of Brentwood, Nancy Beal and Deborah Doiron of Sanford, Maine; nephews George Adams, Jr. of Shapleigh, Andrew Adams of Sanford, Dana Ricker and William Leighton of Florida.
Graveside services will be held in the spring, tentatively, on May 10, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Oakdale Cemetery, Sanford, Maine.
Memorial donations in Christina's memory may be made to the American Legion Quint Cheney Post #87, P.O. Box 57, North Berwick, Maine 03906
Arrangements are in the care of the Johnson Funeral Home, North Berwick, Maine.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.JohnsonFuneralHomeME.com
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