YARMOUTH — Lorraine C. Neuts, 86, died peacefully at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough on Dec. 6, with her children by her side.
She was born in South Portland on Dec. 13, 1926, a daughter of Lawrence and Mary Brewster.
She was a homemaker and raised seven children. She then worked at Coastal Manor in Yarmouth for several years.
She was predeceased by a son, Daniel F. Lawrence; a sister, Marian Edwards; and four brothers, Lawrence, Ralph, Thomas and Neil Brewster.
She is survived by three sons, David Neuts and wife, Brenda, of Yarmouth, Richard Neuts Jr. and wife, Louise, of Freeport, and Lawrence Neuts and wife, Lisa, of Otisfield; three daughters, Leslie Libby of Gorham, Mary Richards and husband, Jay, of South Portland, and Barbara Morton and husband, Roderick, of New Gloucester; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff at Coastal Manor, Maine Medical Center and Gosnell Memorial Hospice for their compassionate and excellent care.
A graveside service was held Tuesday at Forest City Cemetery, South Portland. Arrangements are by Conroy-Tully Crawford South Portland Chapel, South Portland.
Memorial donations may be made to Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1, Suite 1, Scarborough, ME 04074.