BELFAST – Doris T. Peaslee, 92, died peacefully at Sussman House in Rockport Feb. 27, 2022.

Doris was born to William and Teresa Frawley in Wakefield, Mass., Nov. 26, 1929. She grew up in Wakefield and lived there until she met the love of her life, Bruce Peaslee. Bruce was in the Navy and stationed in San Diego, where they were married May 5, 1952. They have lived in Belfast since 1972.

Doris was a dedicated wife and mother and loved her family. She was always available to lend an ear to family and friends. She also enjoyed going for walks, bird watching and reading.  She is remembered as a kind and sweet person.

She is survived by her children, David and wife Barbara, Daniel and wife Sandra, and Julie and husband Leonard Howard. She is also survived by grandchildren William, Abby, Jennifer, Susan, Justin, Jessica and Sarah; as well as 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by husband Bruce, her parents, brother Norman and sisters Evelyn and Louise.

In keeping with her wishes, no services are planned. Memories and condolences may be shared at

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