CAROLINE BECKLER DOOLITTLE
Previously of Devens, MA, 83, died November 30, 2012 at LCCNV in Littleton, MA. She was born in LaTuque, Quebec, Canada, the daughter of the late Warren and Bernice Beckler,(Auburn, ME; sister to the late Helen Mooers, Pikeville,TN and Judith Baggett, Brunswick, ME. Caroline was a proud alumna of Bridgton Academy & the University of Maine. She had lived for many years in Vienna, VA before retiring from the Central Intelligence Agency in 1991, moving to Portland, Maine. Caroline was passionate about following politics, the stock market, and UMaine hockey. She was an active member of the Maine State Society, a volunteer in the Episcopal Church, and was a tireless advocate for the mentally retarded and developmentally disabled. She had resided in Devens, MA since 2002. The mother of Carrie Doolittle,San Jose, CA, Thomas B. Doolittle, III,Atlanta, GA, the late Warren Doolittle, Fairfax, VA, and Leslie Doolittle, Devens, MA. Caroline is also survived by her sister, Judith and brother-in-law, Dana Baggett; daughters-in-law, Evelyn Doolittle and Stephanie Rynas; son-in-law, Eric Edwards, and six grandchildren: James and Katie Doolittle, Douglass and Aralyn Tucker, and Gus and Owen Edwards. An April 2013 memorial service is planned.