Margaret A. “Maggie” Farrington
EAST ANDOVER -- Margaret A. “Maggie” Farrington, 81, of Farmers Hill Road in East Andover, passed away on February 28, 2013 at her residence with family at her side, following a brief illness.
She was born in Rumford on January 26, 1932, a daughter of Josiah F. and Dorothy V. (Leach) Hall. Maggie was educated in Rumford schools.
She married James Mervin Farrington on March 2, 1951. Together, they celebrated 31 years of marriage. He passed away on April 2, 1982.
Maggie enjoyed quilting, gardening, puzzles, bird watching and reading.
Surviving are her children, Peter Farrington and wife, Colleen of East Andover, Stephen Farrington and companion, Linda Desjardins of Rumford, Robert Farrington and companion, Jill McDonald of Rumford, Rachel Dickson and husband, Peter of Freeport, and Toby Farrington and wife, Micky of Panama City, FL; three sisters, Josephine, Edith and Elizabeth; a brother, Robert; 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her parents; her husband; and two sisters, Dorothy and Ruth.
The family would like to thank Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice for the wonderful care given to Maggie.