BELFAST — Marion “Mimmie” Sawyer, 95, passed away on Dec. 4, 2022. She was born in Watertown, N.Y., Feb. 14, 1927, to Norman K. and Mildred (Rexford) Van Epps, one of nine children.

Together they enjoyed traveling and visited many places around the world.

She was predeceased by Eben C. Sawyer, her husband of 58 years; eight siblings, and son-in-law James Pendergast.

Mimmie is survived by her daughter, Judy A. Pendergast; two sons, Eben C. Sawyer IV and wife Patricia of Stockton Springs, and Thomas J. Sawyer and wife Heather Seawall of Vinalhaven; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and two sisters-in-law.

Special thanks to all who cared for her at Sussman House in Rockport. Graveside services will be announced in the spring.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at ripostafh.com.

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