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Avis M. Burtchell

Avis M. Burtchell

Female 1934 - 2018  (83 years)

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  • Name Avis M. Burtchell 
    Born 11 May 1934  Mars Hill, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 May 2018  Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried King’s Grove Cemetery, Mars Hill, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • married name Ford per brother’s obit
    • Avis M. (Burtchell) Ford
      May 11, 1934 - May 02, 2018

      BLAINE - Avis M. (Burtchell) Ford, 83, went to be with the Lord on May 2, 2018, at a Presque Isle health care facility. She was born May 11, 1934, in Mars Hill, the daughter of Ossie and Helen (Fitzherbert) Burtchell.
      She worked in Connecticut at Traveler's Insurance for 30 years. She and her husband, Ralph, moved to back to Maine in 1984. Avis worked as a cook at the University of Maine at Presque Isle, and worked at the Aroostook Area Agency on Aging in Presque Isle.
      She is survived by her husband, Ralph Ford Jr. of Blaine; a son, Rodney Ford and his wife, Bobby, of Nowata, OK; two daughters and their husbands, Debbie and Thomas Lento of Mars Hill, and Suzanne and John Buckley of Westfield; her very special grandchildren, Ryan, Shane and his wife, Laken, and Emily Buckley, all of Westfield, and Steve Salmon of Florida; great-granddaughter, Katie; soon-to-be great-grandson, Johathan Daniel Buckley; a brother, Donald Burtchell and his wife, Ilene, of Westfield; many nieces and nephews, and many special friends. Avis was predeceased by two brothers, Harold and Arthur Burtchell.
      Relatives and friends may call 1 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Full Gospel Assembly in Mars Hill, where a funeral will be held at 2 p.m. with Pastor Paul Hallett officiating. Interment will be at Kings Grove Cemetery, Mars Hill. Donations may be made in her memory to the Full Gospel Assembly, 21 ACI Street Mars Hill, ME 04758. Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com.

      Bangor Daily News
      Published on May 4, 2018
    Person ID I6052  Reed
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2018 

    Father Ossie O. Burtchell,   b. 30 Sep 1902, Mars Hill, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1983, Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Helen Bertha Fitzherbert,   b. 2 Feb 1904, Muniac, Perth Parish, Victoria County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1967, Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 5 Jul 1923  Centreville, Carlton County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Documents
    Ossie Burtchell and Helen Fitzherbert
    Ossie Burtchell and Helen Fitzherbert
    marriage record
    Family ID F1909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1934 - Mars Hill, Aroostook County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 May 2018 - Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Avis M. Burtchell
    Avis M. Burtchell
    obituary photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S762] Bangor Daily News obituary.

    2. [S641] Index to New Brunswick Marriages, New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Number 3737-Code B4/1923-Microfilm F19684.