CALAIS – Dorothy Winnifred James, 82, died unexpectedly Saturday, Dec. 30, 2006, at Calais Regional Hospital. Dorothy was born Jan. 14, 1924, in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, the daughter of the late John and Florence (Hanson) Goode. She graduated from Calais Academy, Class of 1941. Dorothy was employed by Calais Regional Hospital as a nurse’s aide for many years, then managed the meal site in Calais for Meals For Me. She was a communicant of Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, a member of the Happy Gang Senior Citizens, the W.T. Wren Unit No. 23 American Legion Auxiliary of Baileyville, and was a senior companion. Dorothy enjoyed playing bingo, cribbage, and bowling. She was predeceased by her husband, Arnold James; her loving companion of many years, Elliot Scott; a granddaughter, Karen James; and two brothers, Herbert and John Goode. Surviving are four children, Michael James and wife, Marilyn, of Baileyville, Arnold “Jim” James and wife, Carolyn, of Grand Lake Stream, Judith Norko and husband, Paul, of Glenburn, and Thomas James and wife, Anne, of Baileyville; nine grandchildren, John James and wife, Nancy, of South Princeton, Timothy James and wife, Lynn, of Calais, Greg James and wife, Heather, of Grand Lake Stream, Troy Norko and wife, Denise, of Bowdoin, Wendy Norko of Connecticut, Kim Wilcox and husband, Mark, of Presque Isle, Christina James of Bangor, Matthew James and wife, Kylie, of Bangor and Christopher James of Baileyville; 10 great-grandchildren, Andrew James, Thomas and Holly Stanhope, Taylor, Morgan and Courtney James, Tyler and Thomas Norko, Kacey and Karson Wilcox; a special niece, Joanna Goode of Bangor; many nieces and nephews. Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Mays Funeral Home, 26 Church St., Calais, where a funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday with Fr. Frank Morin officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dorothy’s memory to the Ronald McDonald House, 654 State St., Bangor, ME 04401. Friends may pay tribute at www.maysfuneralhome.com