BRADLEY – Dora C. (Soucie) Petrie, 78, beloved wife of the late Delmont C. Petrie went to be with the Lord on Oct. 21, 2003. She was born Jan. 30, 1925, in Old Town. She was the daughter of the late William and Marie Ida (Ouellette) Soucie. Dora was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was also fondly remembered as a special teacher in Union No. 90 for many years. She was active in her church, St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Bradley, and belonged to The Ladies of St. Anne Society. Dora was an active member in her community. Because of her love of history she became a historian of the town of Bradley. She was the chairperson for the town’s Bicentennial Celebrations. She was active as a leader in Girls Scouts and as a den mother for Cub Scouts. She is survived by her children, Sally MacLaughlin and her husband, David, of Lincoln, Robert Petrie and his wife, Cheryl, of Benton, Michael Petrie and his wife, Janice, of Topsfield, Mass., Kate Petrie of Dedham and a special daughter, Peg Olson and her daughter, Jamie; five grandchildren, Christine Walker and her husband, Wesley, of Melbourne, Fla., Jason Petrie and his fianc‚e, Rebecca, of Mount Desert, Troy Petrie and his fianc‚e, Misty, of Lakewood, Colo. and Kristen and David Petrie of Topsfield, Mass. In addition to her children and grandchildren, she is survived by one sister, Esther Hamilton, of Watertown, N.Y. She was predeceased by her husband of 52 years, Delmont Petrie, in 1998; three brothers, William, Walter, and Gerald Soucie and three sisters, Francis Paradis, Anne Bond and Anita Soucie. Fondly remembered are several wonderful caregivers who made it possible for Dora to remain in her own home these past few years. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Bradley with the Rev. Normand Richard Celebrant. Committal will be conducted immediately following the service at the Evergreen Cemetery in Bradley. Family and friends are invited to the St. Ann’s Parish Hall following the committal for a luncheon and continued fellowship. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 163 Lancaster St., Suite 160B, Portland, ME 04101-2406. Arrangements in the care of the Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town. www.dignitymemorial.com