HAMPDEN and ISLAND FALLS – Frances R. (Morin) Webb Stratton, 80, died Feb. 27, 2006, at a Patten healthcare center. She was born Dec. 7, 1925, in Island Falls, the daughter of William J. Morin Sr. and Sarah V. (Grant) Morin. Frances grew up in Island Falls, where she lived for many years, later moving to Hampden. She had worked for Bangor Hydro Electric Company for 10 years. Frances was active and held memberships and office in several organizations in the Bangor area, including past president of Bangor-Brewer Management Club, member of Costume Society of America, member of the Coldbrook Road Christmas Club and a member of the Vashti Rebekah Lodge No. 35, Orrington where she was also past district deputy. Frances was elected as the first state president of Maine Women’s Ten Pin Bowling Association and was past president of the Bangor-Brewer Women’s Bowling Association. She also established the John E. and Walter D. Webb Museum of Vintage Fashion in 1983, in Island Falls. Surviving is one sister, Dorothy Numrych and her husband, William, of Vernon Rockville, Conn.; one brother, Richard Olin Morin of Massachusetts; three nieces, Shelly Numrych of Sacramento, Calif., Marsia Morin of Utah and Francine Morissette of Windham; one nephew, Eugene Morin of Portland; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and a special friend, Gayleen Levitt. Family and friends may visit noon-2 p.m. Sunday, March 5, at Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden, where a funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in the springtime at Island Falls Cemetery, Island Falls. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Frances R. Stratton Heart Fund, care of Eastern Maine Charities, P.O. Box 404, Bangor, ME 04402-0404.