Mildred Rennie - Springvale, Maine

Mildred Rennie - Springvale, Maine

Mildred Rennie, 106, formerly of Slatersville, died Jan. 3, 2015 at the Lodges Care Center, Springvale, Maine, where she resided since she turned 103. Born December 1, 1908, in Slatersville, she was a daughter of the late Amos F. Lunn and Florence Inman Lunn.

She was the wife of the late Elwood J. Rennie, whom she married in 1936. He was born in 1909 and died in 1992. They had five children, David A. Rennie of York, Maine, Richard W. Rennie of Hudson, N.H., Bruce A. Rennie of York, Maine, Douglas Rennie of Pelham, N.H., and Linda Gadoury of Bradford, N.H. She had 17 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. She had five sisters and one brother, all deceased.

She was a Girl Scout leader in the Slatersville Congregational Church before marrying. She was active in the Methodist Church in Woonsocket, R.I., after marrying. She was active on the Rennie Farm in East Blackstone.

One of the highlights of her life was meeting former President George H. W. Bush in Kennebunk, Maine.

Her Memorial Service will be held at the Eliot Methodist Church, Eliot, Maine, January 17 at 11 A.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the One Heart Mission in her memory, Newmarket Community Church, 137 Main St., Newmarket, NH 03857 or East Blackstone Quaker Meeting House and Cemetery Historical Assoc. Inc., Beverly Ryan Treasurer, 5 Joseph Rd., Hopkinton MA 01748.