Mabel Larrabee

Sep 15, 2017

Mabel (Raven) Larrabee, 91, passed away Sept. 12, 2017. She was the ninth-born of the 17 children of William and Pearl Raven and a graduate of Freedom Academy. She was predeceased by her parents and her husband Chapman Larrabee; sons-in-law Raynold Holmes and John Kenney; 13 siblings: Lawrence (Bug), Earl, Harold (Mike), Carl, William (Bubby), Dan, Seth, John (Jack), Alfreda Moore, Edith Porter, Ethel Pattee, Lila Bryant and Ferne Thompson.

She is survived by her children Donna Holmes of Union, Nora Kenney of Bucksport and Enna Moody and her husband Reg Cunningham of Thorndike; three siblings, Merle and wife Val Raven of Augusta, Judy Porter and Minnie Raven of Thorndike; in-laws Hurley and wife Kay Larrabee of Thorndike and June Mitchell of Unity. She also leaves behind eight grandchildren: Matthew and wife Tabatha Holmes of Thorndike, Aaron and wife Melissa Holmes of Knox, Rebekah and husband Brian Wilcox of Charleston, Shannon and husband Matthew Calderwood of Union, Lt. Commander Jeffrey Kenney of Maryland, Kirby and husband Bill Carleton of Unity, Kim and husband Richard Bright of Virginia and Korey Murphy of Virginia; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A private burial will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Memories and condolences may be shared at

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