Dorothy M. Clark, 99, died Jan. 27, 2010.

She was born Oct. 31, 1910, in Frankfort, the daughter of Hollis M. and Clara (Colley) Black.

Dot was a member of the Stockton Springs Community Church, the former Bayview Rebekah Lodge of Stockton Springs, the former Utopian Club of Stockton Springs, and was a long-time member of Waldo County Women’s Extension.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed doing things for her family and the community. She enjoyed cooking and was always ready to help on benefit suppers and food sales. She loved her flower gardens and working with people in the community. She enjoyed reading, doing puzzles, playing cards and life in general.

She was predeceased by her husband, Bernard E. Clark, in 1967.

She survived by four children and their spouses, Basil Clark, and Margaret Ann of Midland, Mich., Dana Clark and Rachel of Brewer, Patricia Winsor and Tom of Norway, and Arthur Clark and Paula of Sherman, Texas;  four grandchildren, Dawn Cormier of Norway, Dorothy MacKendrick and her husband, John “Max”, of Pacific Palisades, Calif., Sarah Jane Clark and her husband, Randy Wanat, of Lowell, Mass., and Tim Clark and his wife, Ann, of Midland, Mich.; and a great-grandaughter, Emily Patrice Cormier, of Norway.

A memorial service will be held in the spring.

In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes donations to the Stockton Springs Steeple Fund, Save Our Steeple, c/o Seaboard Federal Credit Union, P.O. Box G, Bucksport, ME 04416-1207, Attn: Darlene.

Condolences may be offered at crabielripostafuneralhome.com.