Obituary of Elizabeth "Liz" Irene Herring
Please share a memory of Elizabeth "Liz" to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Guilford – Elizabeth “Liz” Irene Herring, passed away unexpectedly, June 14, 2022, at the young age of 98, due to complications from Covid-19. She was born April 17, 1924, in Abbot, the daughter of Thomas and Carrie (Coombs) Fitzsimmons. Liz was predeceased by her husband of 66 years, Malcolm. Together they had two daughters, Susan and Andrea. She worked as a cook at the Guilford schools, a bookkeeper at the family business, and as a CNA in local boarding Homes. She had recently been honored as a 75 year member of Valley Grange #144. Liz enjoyed her weekly Sunday night poker games with her “poker buddies”, Lisa R., Bette, Linda, and Lisa B. along with a few more. She looked forward to her Friday hair appointments with Shari and Robin. Liz loved time spent with her family. She never missed a family birthday or get together. Liz was a big sports fan, especially the NBA. She loved being able to watch her grandchildren and great-grandchildren on the court or on the field. Liz will be loved and remembered by her family. She is survived by her daughters, Susan Herring, and Andrea Gilbert and her husband, Tom; grandchildren, Christine and her friend, Jim, Thomas and his wife, Alicia, Ellie, and Trey; great-grandchildren, McKenzie and her fiancé, Bryan, Tommy, Tyler, Haylee and her husband Mitchel, Bryce, Eve, Kobe, and Gavyn; two great-great-grandsons, Fao and Mj; sister-in-law, Mary Salley; and many special nieces and nephews A graveside service will be held 10am Saturday, June 25, 2022, at the family lot in the Gray Cemetery, Dover-Foxcroft. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016. Arrangements are in the care of the Lary Funeral Home. Messages of condolence and memories may be expressed at www.laryfuneralhome.com.
Saturday, June 25, 2022
West Main St.
Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
About this Event
In Loving Memory
Elizabeth "Liz" Herring
1924 - 2022
Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Share Your Memory of
Be the first to upload a memory!
62 Summer Street
P.O. Box 128
Phone: (207) 564-3391
Fax: (207) 564-3392
Phone: (207) 876-3388
Phone: (207) 943-2231
281 Pritham Ave
Greenville, ME 04441
Phone: (207) 695-0303