Adeline P. Colby, 72, of Belfast, passed away Jan. 2 at her residence. She was born in Belfast on April 1, 1941, a daughter of the late Dorothy A. Pomeroy.

Adeline worked for more than 20 years at Stinson Seafood, as well as Penobscot Frozen Foods and was still working at Little River Apparel where she has worked for the past 12 years. She enjoyed BINGO and poker with her family, crocheting and was a Great Pocahontas of The Degree Of Pocahontas. Adeline loved traveling and attending yard sales and candy making with her granddaughter.

Adeline was predeceased by her brother Addison Pomeroy and a son Norman Colby II, as well as her great-grandson Ethan Walker Zuck.

She is survived by her children Brenda Cilley, of Belfast, Jeffery Colby and his companion Geri Brooks, of Brewer, Tina Grotton and her husband Wayne, of Belfast, Brandon Colby and his wife Nannette, of Belfast, as well as 20 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She will also be missed by her Aunt Phyllis Blake and her husband Scott, of Searsport, and Uncle Charles Knowlton and wife Marie of Belfast.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.