Obituary: Lucille M. Jordan – Portland Push Herald

Lucille M. Jordan Lucille M. Jordan 1929 – 2020 FREEPORT – Lucille Jordan, 90, of…

Lucille M. Jordan

Lucille M. Jordan 1929 – 2020 FREEPORT – Lucille Jordan, 90, of Freeport, handed absent peacefully on June 21, 2020 at the Hawthorne Property nursing house facility. Lucille was born in Portland on Dec. 28, 1929 at the Condition Road Medical center. She was the daughter of Milton and Mildred (Hale) Dill of Freeport. Lucille grew up in Freeport and graduated from Freeport Substantial Faculty in 1947. Lucille was released to Arthur Jordan on a blind day though he was house on depart from the U.S. Navy. That original introduction sparked a growing romantic relationship that led to their marriage on July 1, 1949. Arthur experienced served in the U.S. Navy all through WW II and as a naval reservist was referred to as back to energetic responsibility for the Korean War in May possibly of 1951. Immediately after being discharged from the Navy in 1952 Arthur and Lucille created their household on the South Freeport Highway where by they lived out the remainder of their life. Arthur and Lucille experienced 3 sons born in between 1955 and 1960. Lucille still left the perform drive and stayed at dwelling to supervise their antics through their childhood many years. In 1969 she returned to get the job done for the school lunch system at Freeport Substantial Faculty. She later worked in food stuff providers at the Pineland Middle in New Gloucester and enjoyably used her closing doing the job years as a clerk at Freeport Pharmacy. Family members and mates were being extremely vital to Lucille and her generosity to all was nicely recognised. In retirement she took a Wilton Cake Decorating System that resulted in her baking hundreds of elaborately decorated cakes for family, neighbors and pals on birthdays and specific activities for many a long time. She also appreciated sewing quilts and happily developed a lot of for her young children and grandchildren. Cleaning soap opera television was a beloved pastime for Lucille and the two loved ones and close friends acquired not to interrupt her in the course of these specific afternoon hours. WWII and the Korean War remaining long lasting impressions on the two Arthur and Lucille that led them to a life time of guidance for veteran’s businesses. Arthur was a lifetime lively member of the American Legion and Lucille was a happy member of the American Legion Auxiliary. The two donated their time and talent to offer aid to veterans and their households for their company to a grateful country. Lucille savored expending time with friends in the Mizpah Team from the Freeport Congregational Church. Through retirement she participated consistently in pool training courses at both of those Bowdoin University and the Casco Bay YMCA that led to quite a few new friendships. Lucille was predeceased by her partner Arthur Jordan in 2011. Lucille is survived by her sons, Stephen Jordan of Freeport, Stewart Jordan (Nancy Jordan) of North Yarmouth and Scott Jordan (Troy Chase) of South Portland grandchildren, Joshua Jordan of Jackman, Mia Jordan Hoglund (Donald Hoglund) of Summit, N.J., Andrew Jordan (Samantha Jordan) of Falmouth, and Nicole Jordan of North Yarmouth good-grandchildren, Lars Hoglund, Calvin Jordan and Jamison Jordan. The relatives would like to categorical exclusive many thanks to the wonderful workforce at Beacon Hospice and to the nurses, aides and employees at each Freeport Put Assisted Dwelling and Hawthorne Residence Nursing Treatment Facility for the great care and friendship presented to Lucille and her family during her closing many years of daily life. A private spouse and children memorial support will be held at Grove Cemetery in Freeport at a later on date. Providers are underneath the treatment and direction of Funeral Options, 46 Bath Rd. Brunswick, Maine. Condolences may well be expressed at http://www.funeralalternatives.internet

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