JOAN DOUCHES TRENTON – Joan Douches, 57, of Trenton, died Oct. 23, 2003, at home after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Perth Amboy N.J., and resided in Middlesex County, N.J., most of her life, until moving to Maine in a spiritual search for peace in 1995. Joan is survived by her three children, Patrick Douches, Pamela Liteplo, Gregory Douches and his wife, Aileen; grandchildren, Tara, Nicholas, Meagan, Kira, and Fiona; life partner, Jim Greenlaw and two adoring cats, Rusty and Abigail. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments following a memorial service to celebrate Joan’s life from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ellsworth, 121 Bucksport Road, Ellsworth. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be forwarded to Eastern Maine Charities, “For Cancer Care of Maine,” P.O. Box 404, Bangor, ME 04401 or Hospice of Hancock, 14 McKenzie Ave., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Arrangements are by Acadia Burial and Cremation Direct, Mount Desert.