4. Mina A. Carter1,2 was born on 18 February 1925 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. She died on 2 January 2005 at the age of 79 in Vinalhaven, Knox County, Maine, USA.3 Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued
MINA A HILDINGS 18 Feb 1924 02 Jan 2005 (V) 04863 (Vinalhaven, Knox, ME ) (none specified) 007-50-5214 Maine
(Jan 10): VINALHAVEN, Mina A. Hildings, 79, of Pumpkin Ridge Road, Vinalhaven, died Sunday morning, January 2, 2004 at her home.
She was born along with her twin sister, Minnie on February 18, 1925 on Swan's Island, a daughter, one of nine children of Everett L. and Marie L. (Staples) Carter.
Mrs. Hildings attended school on Swan's Island and Vinalhaven. She enjoyed traveling, picnicking and especially camping on Swan's Island. She will be remembered by her many family and friends as an "all around woman." She would do anything for anyone.
Mrs. Hildings is survived by:
3 daughters: Gloria Jean Winslow of Nobleboro
Betty Wadsworth of Vinalhaven
Sharon Jocelyn and her husband Waldo "Wally"of Waldoboro
4 sons: Lowell "Tom" Hildings and his wife Jean of Waldoboro
Richard "Dick" Hildings of Vinalhaven
Foy Hildings and his wife Dennessa "Dee" of Vinalhaven
John Hildings of Vinalhaven
A sister, Minnie Harvey of Waldoboro
Grandchildren: Laura, Paul, David, Charlene, Debbie, Dana, Lynn, Carly, Cathy, Leroy, Sheldon, Kenny, James, Michelle, Dwayne, April, Bruce, Wendy, Kenny, Jill, Lawrence, Marylou, Ronald "Bub", Linda, Maria, Amy, David, Leesa, Danny, Dawn, Christopher, Victoria, Thomas, Burton, Waldo, Nicholas, Tyler
Great grandchildren: Jed, Holly, Jericho, Ian, Mina, David, Hannah, Sonya, Joel, Jason, Lawrence, Lacey, Crystal, Davey, Carl, Ciera, Justin, Owen, Savannah, Donny, Megan, Breanna, Charolette. Jennifer, Brad, Robert, Christina, Marybeth, Raleigh, Ronnie, Aliza, Jacob, Stephanie, Ann-Marie, Brianna, Nathan, Richard, Crystal, Douglas, Ashley, Samantha
Great great grandchildren: Emily, Rayanne, Cody, Brody, Shyanne, Christopher, Zachary, Dillon, Noah, Trenton
Dear friend, Edwin Burch
Many nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents Mina is preceded in death by:
Her husband, Lawrence L. Hildings
2 daughters: Glenice Maines and Judith Hildings
A son-in-law, Alvin Winslow
Relatives and friends were invited to call on the family 6-8 PM on Wednesday evening, January 5, 2005 at the chapel facilities of Strong Funeral Home, Damariscotta. A springtime graveside service will be conducted 12 noon, Monday, May 2, 200 in the Brown's Head Cemetery, Vinalhaven.
Arrangements are under the direction of Coast of Maine Cremation & Funeral Service, Waldoboro.
Should friends so desire donations may be made in Mina's memory to Mina Hildings Memorial Fund, c/o Betty Wadsworth, RR1, Box #429, Vinalhaven, Maine 04863. She was buried on 2 May 2005 in Brown's Head cemetery, Vinalhaven, Maine. Mina was cremated.
Mina A. Carter and Lawrence Linwood Hildings were married on 17 September 1938. Lawrence Linwood Hildings was born on 3 December 1917 in Owls Head, Knox County, Maine, USA. He died about 17 May 1994 at the age of 76 in Rockport, Knox County, Maine, USA.3,4 Death Archives
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Certificate Number: 9404021
Last Name: HILDINGS
First Name: LAWRENCE
Middle Name: LINWOOD
Date of Death: Tuesday, May 17, 1994
Town of Death: ROCKPORT
Age at Death: 76 Years
Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued
LAURENCE HILDINGS 03 Dec 1917 15 May 1994 04863 (Vinalhaven, Knox, ME ) (none specified) 004-34-5789 Maine
Mina A. Carter-65828 and Lawrence Linwood Hildings-13365 had the following children: