Marion Litvinchyk, had a full 90 years of life. She died unexpectedly of a stroke while in the hospital on an unrelated matter.
Born Aug. 10, 1922, in the Highland Park section of Manchester, Conn., she attended Manchester schools and was graduated from Manchester High in 1940.
Marion was an active partner to Al in his horse racing endeavors as well as his gardening. They moved to North Berwick, Maine, in 1957. They lived at a Lebanon Road residence for about 10 years before purchasing the property on Rt. 4. in 1966. They sold corn and strawberries for a number of years from their farm on Rt. 4.
She had a love for animals and always had at least one cat and/or dog. She taught her three boys to know the difference between right and wrong and the life skills needed to live their lives to the fullest. They were taught to be respectful of all God's creatures. She was very proud of her boys and their families. Marion was a kind and caring mother-in-law and a loving grandmother.
She is predeceased by her parents: Nina and Frank Bentley and three brothers; Rodney, Kenneth and Everett and her beloved husband, Albert Litvinchyk whom she had married in Nov. 1941. She is survived by her three sons and their families: Peter and Sheila of Nokomis, Fla., Lawrence and Sharon and Allan and Jan of North Berwick, Maine., 9 grandkids, 13 great grandkids and 3 great great grandkids.
Her family will miss her dearly.
In lieu of flowers please send donations to the North Berwick Rescue Squad, P.O. 324 North Berwick, Me. 03906. A memorial service will be held in the spring.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home, 26 Market St. North Berwick, ME.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.johnsonfuneralhomeme.com
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