NOYES Leta Helen

Female 1925 - 2005  (79 years)


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  • Name NOYES Leta Helen 
    Born 14 Aug 1925  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 26 Apr 1930  Danforth, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • (age 4 years 7 months.)
    _UID 2FB30D38EB9ED5118A064445535400005667 
    Died 11 May 2005  Topsfield, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (OBIT:
      TOPSFIELD - Leta Helen Noyes Getchell, 79, wife of Erold, died May 11, 2005, at her home after a long illness. She was born Aug. 14, 1925, in Danforth, the daughter of Clyde and Lydia Noyes. Leta graduated from Danforth High School and worked at G.E. in Connecticut, Bomax Inc. in Massachusetts, and Cox Manufacturing in California before returning back to Maine and Topsfield. She taught Sunday School at the local Congregational Church and worked as a secretary for Dead River Co., in Topsfield for many years. An avid outdoors person, Leta enjoyed hunting, fishing, flowers, gardening, and the get-togethers with family and friends. She is survived by her husband, Erold; only son, David and his wife, June, of Norridgewock; two grandchildren, Tim and his wife, Janette; and great-granddaughter, Rebecca of Baltimore, Md., and Kim and great-granddaughter, Kaitlynn of Camden; brothers, Clyde and his wife, Barbara, of Dennysville, Lloyd and his wife, Rachel, of Topsfield, and Colby and his wife, Cindy, of Danforth; sisters, Ardis Burns of Bangor, Ione Robertson and her husband, Herbert, Charlene and her husband, Sidney, and Lydia Preston, all of Weston; several nieces, nephews, and many special friends. Leta was predeceased by her parents; brothers, Archie, Harland and Amos Noyes; and sisters, Wanda Dixon and Clara Goodwin. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Mays Funeral Home, 26 Church St., Calais, where funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Sunday, with her nephew, Pastor Brian Goodwin officiating. Burial will follow in Hunnewell Acres Cemetery, Topsfield.)
    Buried 15 May 2005  Topsfield, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (Hunnewell Acres Cemetery.)
    Person ID I22974  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2018 

    Father NOYES Clyde Edgar,   b. 13 Nov 1895, Topsfield, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1981, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother GETCHELL Lydia Maria,   b. 3 Dec 1900, Topsfield, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1970, Houlton, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1916  Danforth, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F8897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GETCHELL Erold John,   b. 2 Jul 1918, Topsfield, Washington, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 2006, Rockport, Knox, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1945  [1
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F8921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Leta Helen (Noyes) Getchell
    Leta Helen (Noyes) Getchell
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  • Sources 
    1. [S329] Pamphlet-Noyes.

    2. [S6328] Census-1930-ME-Washington-Danforth, Roll: 840; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 0024; FHL microfilm: 2340575.

    3. [S82] Death-obit, Bangor Daily News 12 May 2005 http://www.bangornews.com/a/class/obituaries/obituary.cfm?id=49216.

    4. [S6311] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-Maine Marriage Records, 1713-1937, Danforth, ME.