Charlene Lee Middleton, 64, of Jefferson, passed peacefully at home on Monday, July 29, 2019.
“Char” was a devoted caregiver, wife, mother, and grandmother. Growing up in Harpswell, the daughter of a lobsterman, Char spent much of her youth around the Brunswick area where she met her husband at just 16 years old. Together, they made their home in Jefferson.
She took pride in seeing her children and grandchildren succeed in various aspects of life. She took in many other “children” throughout her life, loving and caring for them as her own. She was a lover of life and enjoyed dancing, music, supporting those whom she loved, and lending an ear to anyone who needed to be heard.
She was married for 47 years and was predeceased by her husband, Skip, July 10 of last year. Char was also predeceased by her mother, Verda M. Lubee; father, Maurice K. Moody; and German Shepard, Blizzard.
She is survived by her brother, Maurice “Bud” Moody; sister, Barbara Lindsey; daughters, Shenandoah and Mariah; son-in-law who became her son by love and choice, John; another son by love and choice, Brendan; as well as grandchildren, Meggie, Cree, Audrey, and James.