Joan M. Willey MacLean

CHERRYFIELD — Joan M. Willey MacLean, 78, of Cherryfield passed away unexpectedly March 31, 2014, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born May 31, 1935, in Cherryfield, the daughter of Clifton and Dora Willey.

She was a longtime proud member of the American Legion Auxiliary No. 8. Her passions involved Sea Coast Mission events, being social, loved cooking and boy was she good at it, being with her family and friends and above all, her greatest pleasures was time spent playing beano.

Joan is survived by her devoted husband, Emery “Bucky” MacLean of nearly 60 years; her sister, Minerva; son, Murray Seavey Jr.; and daughter, Bonnie Lapointe; also four grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Viewing noon Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the First Baptist Church of Harrington, followed by 2 p.m. funeral service. A reception at Sea Coast Mission, Cherryfield to celebrate Joan’s life will follow the service. Any donations would be gladly appreciated. Send to Emery “Bucky” MacLean, 373 Willey District Road, Cherryfield, ME 04622.

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