WASHINGTON — Gwenith Neal Gee passed away March 25, 2021, at the age of 91 at Pen Bay after a period of declining health.
She was born October 19, 1929 in Dexter to Joel Neal and Doris Martin Neal; she was the youngest child.
After graduating from Hartland Academy, Class of 1948, she married her high school sweetheart, Thomas B. Gee. Devoted wife, wonderful mother to her five sons and adoring grandmother to her five grandchildren and great grandchildren. Gwen and Tom moved to Marblehead, Massachusetts and raised their young boys. During the twenty years they lived in Marblehead, Gwen enjoyed playing softball with the Women’s Softball League and bowling with the Women’s Bowling League.
Gwen and Tom returned to Maine and operated their own business, Gee’s Egg Farm, in Washington for many years. Family and home were the loves of her life and she took many family photos. Monthly, she made sure to decorate her home for holidays, especially for Christmas with extensive decorations and lots of presents for all to open.
In her retirement, Gwen took pleasure in living on the lake, feeding birds, watching wildlife, and the arrival of ducks every spring. She enjoyed watching her grandson, Cale, playing in basketball games and watching many dance recitals of her granddaughter, Curry, and great granddaughter, Avery Wing.
She is survived by her sons, Timothy Gee of Union, Scott Gee and Julie Sells of Rockport, Maine, Douglas Gee and his wife Joy of Washington, and Brian Gee of Washington; sister-in-law, Kitty Gee, Chesterville; five
grandchildren, Thomas Gee, Adam and his wife Dawn, Katie Wing, Curry Jo Gee, and Cale Gee; five great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She is predeceased by her husband, Tom Gee; son Randall Gee and daughter-in-law, Cindy Gee; infant brother, Harland; and three sisters: Velma “Binga” Sawyer, Geraldine Plummer, and Pauline Stark.
Private graveside service in the spring. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main Street, Waldoboro.
Condolences may be shared with the family at www.hallfuneralhomes.com