Charlotte Hamilton Stilphen St. Cyr

Charlotte Hamilton Stilphen St. Cyr, 83 CHEBEAGUE ISLAND -- Charlotee Hamilton Stilphen St. Cyr, 83, of Chebeague Island, passed away peacefully on Sept. 12, 2009, at the Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough after a brief illness with her family by her side.

She was born in Portland on Feb. 11, 1926, and was raised on Chebeague Island, the daughter of William and Ida H. Stilphen. Charlotte attended Chebeague Schools. She met her husband Scott St. Cyr who was a soldier on the island and married him in 1943. They celebrated their 50 the wedding anniversary in 1996. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend. She attended the Chebeague Island United Methodist Church.

She was predeceased by her husband Scott; brother William and a sister, Elizabeth Ross. She is survived by her son William St. Cyr and his wife Patricia, daughter Judith Doughty both of Chebeague Island; sisters Priscilla Ross Chebeague Island, Constance Fowler of Portland; two grandchildren, Emery and Nathan, four step grandchildren, Ricky, Linda, Mary and Rusty; seven great-grandchildren; and dear friends Victoria Smith, Cathy and Pam.

A celebration of her life will be held Thursday, Sept. 17, at 1 p.m., at the Chebeague United Methodist Church with Pastor Linda Brewster officiating. Arrangements are under the care of Funeral Alternatives Group, 417 Route One, Falmouth. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to: Cynnies Group Care of Gail Miller 36 Fenderson Rd. Chebeague Island, Maine 04017 or the United Methodist Church North Road Chebeague Island, Maine 04017 Charlotte Hamilton Stilphen St. Cyr

Charlotte with brother Billy