ELLSWORTH — Peggy (Harrington) Dorr, 83, a lifetime resident of Hancock and Washington counties, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2012, in Ellsworth. Peggy was born Dec. 23, 1928, in Cherryfield to Herman and Helen (Davis) Harrington.
She graduated from Cherryfield Academy in 1946 and attended Machias Normal School. On Easter Sunday, April 6, 1947, Peggy and Richard were married. Later, she became clerk of courts in Hancock County, where she served for many years.
Peggy is survived by her husband and best friend, Richard W. Dorr of Ellsworth; and many relatives and friends. She was predeceased by their only child, John Dorr, who passed away Jan. 1, 2008, at the age of 59.
At her request, there will be no services. Interment will take place at Morse Family Cemetery, Cherryfield. Remembrance donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House Bangor, 654 State St., Bangor, ME 04401-5649. Arrangements by Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Homes, Ellsworth.