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Pauline Perkins

March 20, 1921 ~ November 14, 2017 (age 96)

Perkins age 96 of Biddeford, died on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the Monarch Center in Saco.   Born on March 20, 1921 in Biddeford, to John and Georgianna (Lachance) Bissonnette. She was educated in the Biddeford schools.


September 28, 1940, she married Franklin R. Perkins, Sr. at St. Andres Church in Biddeford. They spent 66 years together until his death on December 2, 2006.


Pauline stayed at home to raise her children. She belonged to the Senior Citizens group in Biddeford. She loved flowers, cooking, and being with her family. She enjoyed Beano on Wednesdays and traveling with her sister-in-law, Ethel. She could always be found working around the house on one of her many projects.


She is preceded in death by 5 brothers and 3 sisters.


Pauline is survived by:

2 Sons: Franklin Perkins, Jr. and his companion Yvonne of Biddeford.

          Daniel P. Perkins and his wife Wanda of Ft. Myers. FL

1 Daughter Priscilla Daw and her husband Albert of Mobile, Al

Sisters:  Theresa Stickles of Saco

             Noella Gilbert and her husband Armand of Biddeford

5 Grandchildren, 14 Great Grandchildren

4 Great great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews


There will be no visiting hours. A private graveside service will be held. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Pauline’s name to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074. Arrangements by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit


Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice of Southern Maine
180 US Route 1 Suite 1, Scarborough ME 04074

 Service Information

No Visiting Hours

Private Committal

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