ROXIE G. SLATER CALAIS – Roxie G. Slater, 77, of Calais died April 8, 2004, at a Calais hospital. She was born April 21, 1926, in Milton, Nova Scotia, daughter of Edwin and Sophia (Fraelic) Hartlen. Roxie was an avid gardener and enjoyed cooking and spending time with her grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Herbert “Bert” Slater; five brothers; and four sisters. Surviving are three sons, Ronald Slater and his wife, Barbara Larsson, of Smithfield, Andrew Slater and his wife, Bonny, of Calais, and Allan Slater and his wife, Wendy, of Calais; a daughter, Lynn MacIntosh and her husband, Tom, of Economy, Nova Scotia; three sisters, Marguerite Bush and her husband, Derek, of Lady Lake, Fla., Amy Simpson of Brookfield, Nova Scotia, and Dorothy Freeman and her husband, Russell, of Milton, Nova Scotia; four grandchildren, Dana, Jessie, Tony and Chris; and the daughters of Bonny Slater, Andrea McClanaghan and Angela Harrington and their families; many nieces and nephews. Donations preferred in Roxie’s memory to Maine Lung Assoc., 122 State St., Augusta, ME 04330. Arrangements by Scott-Wilson Funeral Home, Calais.