HOULTON – Effie “Bobbie” Dudock, 76, died Dec. 27, 2006, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Nov. 10, 1930, in Canterbury, New Brunswick, Canada, the daughter of Hedley L. and Florence M. (Ritchie) Grant. Bobbie was employed at Madigan Estates Nursing Home for several years. She loved spending time with her family and friends and always kept up on her nieces, nephews and their children, checking to see how everyone was doing and what they were up to. She is survived by her four brothers, Wilbur Grant and his wife, Mona, of Canterbury, New Brunswick, Hollis Grant and his wife, Donna, of St. John, New Brunswick, Hazen Grant and his wife, Darlene, of Fredericton, New Brunswick, and Harris Grant and his wife, Sharon, of Edmonston, Alberta; three sisters, Mrs. Charles (Lillian) Gibson of Houlton, Bertha and Claude Grant of Canterbury, New Brunswick; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Dunn Funeral Home with the Rev. Randall Burns officiating. Gifts may be made in Effie’s memory to the charity of one’s choice, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730.