Alice Corbet Tameris, 57, of Camden, passed away Jan. 26, 2011.

She was born Jan. 14, 1954, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., the daughter of the late Cornelius Leendert and Adelia (Campbell) Tameris. She was baptized at First Presbyterian Church of Katonah, N.Y. She graduated from Foxlane High School in Bedford, N.Y. She also attended Purchase College, State University of New York, in Purchase, N.Y., Manhattanville College in Purchase, N.Y., and University of Maine and University of Southern Maine.

She was very involved in art, showing her work on the cover of Encore and Coastlines magazines, at the Maine Lobster Festival, Arts for Animals show, Camden National Bank, The National Bank of Westchester, the Katonah Gallery, Bedford Hills Womens Club and also created a banner for National Health Week at Penobscot Bay Medical Center.

She enjoyed sculpting and painting. She was a member of the First Congregational Church of Camden. One of Alice’s quotes was “our true feelings are often revealed in what we draw.”

Alice resided at Merry Gardens in Camden for more than 10 years. In August 1991, Alice received a heart transplant.

She is survived by her extended family, and friends at the Dialysis Unit and doctor’s offices, Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous friends as well as all the people at Merry Gardens. A special thanks to Dr. Elizabeth Boogusch for all the help she gave to Alice.

A private memorial service will be at Merry Gardens. Arrangements under the care of Direct Cremation of Maine, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered at directcremationofmaine.com.