Marion Britts


Marion Britts, 73, died Jan. 2, 2022, at her home in Orland. She was born Jan. 25, 1947, in Isla Margarita, Paraguay, the daughter of Philip H. and Joan (Grayling) Britts.

Marion said, “I had a good life with a balance of sadness and joy, hardships and comfort. I am content and ready to explore the beyond.”

She is survived by her partner, Douglas Hewes of Orland; two brothers, Simon Britts of Wisconsin and Philip Britts of England; and two sisters, Jessica Cole of Maine and Joan Pavit of England.

Marion’s wish for all is live, love and laugh (heart).

Those who desire may make contributions in Marion’s memory to Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County, 14 McKenzie Ave., Ellsworth, ME 04605.

Arrangements in care of Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth. Condolences may be expressed at


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