Joyce S. McLain, 89, passed away at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta on April 9, 2019. Joyce was born on March 13, 1930 in Owls Head, the daughter of the late Ivan and Tina (Day) Scott.
Joyce grew up locally and was a graduate of Waldoboro High School, class of 1949.
Joyce was a hard worker and proud to have worked for GTE Sylvania for 32 years. Some of her favorite things were shopping, spending time at the pond, collecting cows, playing Uno and Phase 10. Halloween was a special holiday for her as she enjoyed dressing up every year, taking her grandchildren trick or treating and attending all of the local Halloween parties.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Frederick Scott, Ivan Scott Jr., and Gordon Scott; grandson, Jason Barter; and special son-in-law, Gary Barter.
Survivors include her daughter, Sharon Barter of Waldoboro; grandson, Robert Barter and wife Lorielle of Waldoboro; great-grandchildren, Kaitlin Barter of Thomaston, Gabriel Barter of Damariscotta, Dylan Barter, and Lacey Barter, both of Waldoboro; along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
A celebration of life for Joyce will be held on Thursday, April 18 at 11 a.m. at Hall Funeral Home 949 Main St., Waldoboro with Pastor Tom Rawley officiating.
Condolences may be shared with the family by visiting hallfuneralhomes.com.