Andrea J. Appleby 56, died Feb. 3, 2010, in Bangor.

She was born July 31, 1953, in Bangor, a daughter of Neal and Addie (Austin) Putnam. Andrea grew up in Monroe, and attended Hermon High school. She then went on to attend cosmetology school in Brewer and received her license for barbering and cosmetology. After that, she owned and ran her own shop in Eddington.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Harold Appleby; and a niece, Tara Putnam.

Andrea is survived by a sister, Annalee Wright, and her husband, David, of Cape Porpoise; two brothers, Brad Putnam, and his wife, Coleen, of Brooks and Bruce Putnam of Winn.; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and -nephews.

A memorial gathering will be held Sunday, Feb. 7, from 1-3 p.m. at her home, Maine View Apartments, 95 Main St., Apt. 13, Orono.

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