BRUNSWICK — Lillian Lorena Leverone, 89, died Aug. 6 at Mid Coast Hospital.
Leverone was born in Milton, Massachusetts, on April 25, 1926, the only child of Llewellen and Lillian Bolton Rimmer. She graduated from Milton High School, and as a young adult was employed at H.P. Hood in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
On June 24, 1950, she married Alfred Emmanuel Leverone, and the couple resided in Somerville, Massachusetts. In 1959, they built a home in Harvard, Massachusetts, where Lillian raised her two children. Later, she worked as an office manager for a local insurance agency. In 1983, she and her husband retired and moved to Wells, before relocating to Brunswick in 1995.
Leverone was active in her community throughout her adult life. She ran for elective office twice in Harvard, and volunteered at Notre Dame High School in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, during the 1970s and 1980s. Later, she volunteered for many years at Parkview Adventist Medical Center in Brunswick.
Leverone was predeceased by her husband in 1998.
She is survived by her daughter, Lori Boulay, and her husband, Art, of Brunswick; her son, Allan, and his wife, Susan, of Londonderry, New Hampshire; three grandchildren, Stefanie, Kristin and Craig; and a great-granddaughter, Arianna.
A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Aug. 11 at St. John the Baptist Church in Brunswick. Interment followed in St. John’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Iris Network, c/o Contributions Office, 189 Park Ave., Portland, ME 04102.