Lynn Rae (Marks) French

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Lynn Rae (Marks) French
1943 - 2018

UNITY - Lynn Rae (Marks) French of Locust Lane, Unity, died April 16, 2018, after a brief illness.

She was born June 25, 1943, in Gardiner, and was the daughter of Charles F. and Bessie (Russell) Marks.

She attended schools in Randolph and graduated from Gardiner High School. She received an Associate of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts from Thomas College in Waterville, and also attended the University of Maine in Portland.

After college, she worked for Travelers Insurance Company as a claims representative in both Portland and Bangor.
She married her husband, Dan, in 1969, and made great memories at their home on Winnecook Lake with family and friends.

She was predeceased by her parents; sister, Mary Louise Smith of Cumberland Foreside, and brother, Charles F. Marks Jr. of Randolph.

She is survived by her husband, Alton "Dan" French, of Unity; their son, Michael and his wife, Valerie Derosier, also of Unity; stepdaughter, Audrey Bishop and her husband, John, of Augusta; and stepson, Andrew French of Nashville, Tenn.; along with several beloved nieces and nephews.

In keeping with her request, a private family burial will be held at a later date.



Published in Central Maine on June 5, 2018
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