Bangor-Geraldine Agnes (Weston) Toole, 85, beloved wife and mother passed away June 4, 2010 surrounded by her family while at a Bangor Hospital. She was born in Hermon, May 22, 1925 the daughter of the late George and Agnes (Glidden) Weston.
Gerry grew up in Bangor and was a graduate of Bangor High School. During her youth she was Baptised, received Confirmation and attended St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Bangor. After high school Gerry helped in the War efforts of WWII by working at Bath Iron Works. She married her husband, Robert of 63 years on February 18, 1947 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bangor. Gerry’s focus in life was always on her family. She was a devout Catholic and a communicant of St. John’s Catholic Church, Bangor, and a member of the St. John’s Council of Catholic Women. During her life she was active in St. John’s Catholic School and the lives of her five children. She enjoyed gardening when time allowed but the best times were always family times.
Gerry is survived by her husband, three daughters Cheryl E. Stetson and her husband Robert, of Bangor, Regina F. McCormick and her husband Michael, of New York City, Mary C. Toole, Esq. and her husband Steve Ward, of Peaks Island, two sons, Robert E. Toole, Jr. and his wife Patricia, of Glenburn and John A. Toole and his wife Marie, of Manchester, NH, one brother, William and four sisters Maejean, Elizabeth, Theresa and Judy, six grandchildren Mary –Lou Hains, Angela Reynolds, Kathleen and Tristan Toole and Daniel and Katharine Hall, and many great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Because most of Gerry’s life sacraments were held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 A.M. Monday, June 14, 2010 at St. Paul The Apostle Parish, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 768 Ohio Street, Bangor. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Catholic Cemetery, Bangor. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through www.hampdengilpatrick.com