Mary J. Anderson died March 14, 2010, at Quarry Hill.

Born Mary Jane McCobb Jan. 4, 1921, in Akron, Ohio, she was the daughter of Herbert H. and Mary J. (Shuck) McCobb. She attended local elementary schools and high school in Akron. She also completed two years at the University of Akron.

Following 29 years of service, she retired from the Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. on Feb. 1, 1979. After spending summers in Maine for 60 years, she moved her residence to Camden in 1983 and transferred her Bath United Church of Christ membership to the First Congregational Church of Camden.

Mary was predeceased by her oldest son, Gary McCobb Larson; and a brother, John H. McCobb.

She is survived by a son, Ronald W. Larson, of Lincolnville.

At Mary’s request there will be no calling hours. Interment will be in Ohio at a later date.

Arrangements are with the Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home in Rockland.

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