Lydia M. Day

AUGUSTA – Lydia M. Day, 85, died Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at MaineGeneral Rehabilitation and Nursing Care Center at Glenridge following a long illness. She was born in Jefferson on July 18, 1935, a daughter of the late Reuben and Theresa (Clark) Bowden.

Mrs. Day was a graduate of Erskine Academy and was employed for many years at various law offices as well as the State Attorney Generals Office.

She was Queen of the Red Hat Society and loved to play cribbage.

Mrs. Day was predeceased by her loving husband, Frederick K. Day, Jr.

She is survived by two sons, Terrance Pierce of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Todd Pierce of Vietnam, a daughter, Merlene Williamson of Whitefield; a half-brother, Clayton Weeks of Waterville, a half-sister, Beverly Weeks of Winslow; five grandchildren, Elizabeth Pierce, Spencer Pierce, Michael Pierce, Tom Williamson and Joshua Williamson; two great- grandchildren, Sabella and Hunter Williamson; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins; and a special friend, Rachel Gertloff of Florida and all her Red Hat Society friends.

Adhering to strict CDC guidelines of 50% capacity, wearing of masks and personal distancing, relatives and friends may visit on Friday, July 16 from 9-11 a.m. at Plummer Funeral Home, Windsor Chapel, 983 Ridge Rd., Rt. 32, Windsor where a memorial service will follow at 11 a.m Burial will follow in the new Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Mt. Vernon Rd., Augusta.

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