Phyllis Marian (Campbell) Dore

VASSALBORO – Phyllis Marian (Campbell) Dore of Vassalboro, passed away peacefully at home in Vassalboro on May 16, 2022.

She was skilled homemaker, a leader among her community peers, a gifted master of fiber arts and a prolific fund-raiser for charities throughout her lifetime. A dedicated daughter, wife and mother, she made her homes in Hallowell, Rockland, Connecticut and Vassalboro over her 89 years.

Living on in loving memory of their much-loved mother are her son, Gerald Jr. and his partner Mira Bedo of Tavernier, Fla., daughter-in-law Diane Dore of Albuquerque, N.M., son, Robert and his wife Cindy York of Vassalboro, son, Richard and his wife Jodi of Vassalboro, daughter, Peggie Lawrence and her husband Mike of Fayette, son, John of Vassalboro, and son, William and his wife Tammy of Chelsea.

Phyllis will have been met in the afterlife by Jerry, her beloved husband of 60 years; and by son, Stephen, both of whom are sadly missed. Phyllis was proud of her grandchildren and stepgrands David, Jenny, Beth, Megan, Randy, Nichole, Andy, Danny, Katie, Alexander, Heather, Samantha and Mindy.

Friends and family are encouraged to gather for a graveside service on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at 1 p.m. at the Cross Hill Cemetery in Vassalboro.

The Dore family wishes to extend a particular and very heartfelt thanks to the team of caring women from Northern Light Homecare and Hospice, who together supported us in keeping our loved one in her own home safely and comfortably.

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Phyllis Marian (Campbell) Dore

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