Eileen Gage

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Eileen Gage
1926 - 2017
TROY - Eileen Gage, 90, died peacefully on Friday, June 9, 2017, at her home in Troy.
She was born on Dec. 17, 1926, the daughter of the late John and Hilma (Wingate) Getchell. She graduated from Maine Central Institute with the Class of 1946. She married Clifton Gage on June 25, 1948, and together they raised their family.
She was employed as a waitress and hostess working at the Lancey House, The Jefferson Hotel, The Fenway, The Silent Woman and Webber Steakhouse. She was very social and enjoyed dancing, listening to music, and travelling. Many friends called her by her nickname, Getch. She was a former president of the American Legion Auxiliary in Unity, and a member of the Seven Star Grange in Troy, the Troy Historical Society, the Troy Fire Department Auxiliary, the Troy Senior Citizens, and the Troy Union Church.
She is survived by her son, Charles Gage, of Gaithersburg, Md.; her daughter, Tamra Gage, of Troy; and her stepson, Clifton S. Gage Jr. (Buddy), of Lakeland, Fla.; many cousins and relatives, and her dear friend, Donna R. Huff.
She was predeceased by her parents; her loving husband, Clifton; and her stepdaughter, Linda (Gage) Refer.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 16, at the Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, 191 Hartland Ave., Pittsfield. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 17, at the funeral home, with the Rev. George Darling officiating. A committal will immediately follow at the Village Cemetery, Peltoma Avenue, Pittsfield. A repast will be held at the B.B. Cook Clubhouse, 597 Bangor Rd., in Troy, at 12:30 p.m. Care has been provided by Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, Pittsfield. To leave a message of kindness, visit: www.shoreynichols.com.








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Published in Central Maine on June 13, 2017