Vona M. Billings

BANGOR — Vona M. Billings, 92, passed away peacefully Jan. 10, 2013, at a Bangor health care facility. She was born Aug. 31, 1920, in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada.

She is survived by her daughters, Joy Knowles and husband, Galen, of Holden; Beverly Ann Murray and husband, Jon, of Yarmouth; two sons, M. “Mickey” Billings and companion, Cheryl Heath, of Orland, and Charles “Chuck” Billings and wife, Paulla, of Wiscasset; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Martin “Ben” Billings.

Vona will be remembered for her smile and sense of humor. The family would like to thank the staff for the loving care she received during her time at Ross Manor. A special thank you to Cindy, fondly called “Mother,” and Julia “Red.”

A private family service will be held in the spring. Donations in her memory may be made to Ross Manor Activities Dept., 758 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.

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