Carolyn Lee Shute, 69, went to her Lord Jan. 26, 2021, at Eastern Maine Medical Center.

Carolyn was born in Belfast Jan. 27, 1951. She graduated from Mount View High School, after which she worked as a bookkeeper at Mollison's. She was the town of Brooks tax collector and clerk for many years before making a change and going to work at Camden National Bank.

Carolyn enjoyed riding horses, making personalized cards for friends and family and spending time with her grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her mother, Emogene Crosby; her father, Durwood Crosby; and her husband, Elbert Shute.

Carolyn is lovingly remembered by her daughter, Tiffany, and her husband, Charles; her three grandchildren, Benjamin Elbert, Drew Alexandra and Danielle Acadia; and her extended family.

A private burial will take place in Wentworth Cemetery in Brooks at a later date. Memories and condolences may be shared at ripostafh.com.