ORIENT – Mary Marie Bonney, 77, died Monday, July 18, 2005, at a Houlton hospital. She was born May 9, 1928, in Petite Forte, Newfoundland, the daughter of James and Laura (Wakeham) Flynn. She was educated there and at Placentia, Newfoundland. She married Erwin “Larry” Bonney, July 4, 1946, in Mechanic Falls. Marie had a gift for making friends. She had a spirit and liveliness about her that seemed to draw people. Everyone felt at home around Marie. She had a way of making people laugh and feel at ease, and she will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, and seven children and their families, Forrest and Pamela Bonney of New Sharon; Bonita and Spencer Stevenson of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Preston and Florence Bonney of East Ampton, N.J., Aleta Bonney Zahran of Panama City, Fla., Perry Bonney of Rosharon, Texas, James Bonney of Houlton, and Sean and Teresa Bonney of Westbrook; nine grandchildren, Caitlin Bonney of Boston, Mass., Evan Bonney of New Sharon, Scott Stevenson of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Isaac Bonney of Clarkesville, Ky., Aaron Bonney of Boise, Idaho, Chyenne Drueding of Hainsport, N.J., Jeffrey Bonney of East Ampton, N.J., and Daniel and Sara Bonney of Westbrook. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2005, at the Clay Funeral Home-Bartlett Chapel, 24 Houlton Road, Danforth, with the Rev. Robert E. Johnston officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to American Lung Association, 122 State St., Augusta, ME 04330. For an online register book, please visit www.clayfuneralhome.com