BELFAST — Aprille A. Greeley passed away Feb. 1, 2022, with her family by her side. Aprille was born Dec. 11, 1956, in Belfast, the daughter of James and Virginia Finley.

A lifelong resident of Belfast, Aprille graduated from Belfast Area High School in 1975. She married her beloved husband, Michael, on her birthday, Dec. 11, 1976. She worked in several places in the community over the years.

Aprille was extremely proud of her family. She enjoyed family get-togethers and studying genealogy. She often traveled to Hampton Beach with her husband and sons. Aprille loved the beach and cherished every trip she took with her family. She was also a huge animal lover. She loved all animals and when she was growing up would sometimes sneak animals into her house without her parents’ permission.

Everyone who met Aprille loved her. Her kindness, contagious laugh and smile often warmed the hearts of others. Aprille will be deeply missed. Aprille was preceeded in death by her father, James Finley, in-laws Thomas and Marion Greeley, and dog Big Max.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Michael Greeley; mother Virginia Finley; sons Jarrod and Courtney; Derek and his girlfriend, Jen; grandchildren Jordan and Rhys; brother Alan; her favorite sisters-in-law, Mary, Kathy and Maureen; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; and her little sidekick, Stitch.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to your local animal shelter in Aprille’s name. A celebration of life with be held this summer. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at ripostafh.com.

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