Sally Whitehead, 95, died March 30, 2019. She was born July 28, 1923, in Portland, a daughter of Dorothy and Philip Smardon. Sally grew up in Belfast and graduated from Crosby High School in 1941. After graduating from Colby College, she worked for the War Effort in Washington, D.C.

Sally married Robert Whitehead, her high school sweetheart, on Sept. 29, 1944. Sally worked for the Belfast School System from 1960 to 1973. From 1973 to 1985 she worked for Morse High School in Bath. Upon her retirement, she and Robert moved to Florida. Sally was predeceased by her husband Robert on April 8, 2010.

Sally is survived by a daughter, Susan Page and her partner Paul of Marlborough, Mass.; two sons, Vaughn and his wife Sharon of Valrico, Fla., and Robert and his wife Barbara of China, Maine; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Donations may be made in Sally’s honor to Waldo County General Hospital Health and Hospice, 125 Northport Ave., Suite 106, Belfast, ME 04915. Memories and condolences may be shared at