Lyndall J. Mink
Portland — Lyndall J. Mink, 83, formerly of Appleton, died Dec. 25, 2016, at Mercy Hospital. Lyndall was born Nov. 30, 1933, in Appleton to Ivan and Irene (Johnson) Mink, one of five children. She grew up and attended schools in Appleton and Union. She assisted on the family farm while she was growing up.
She worked in several places throughout her life, including GTE Sylvania in Waldoboro, Tibbetts Industries in Camden, Stinson Canning Co. in Rockland, Camden Nursing Home and as a nannie for a local family. She enjoyed riding her motorcycles, loved animals, nature, and had a great sense of humor. She also enjoyed country music, dancing and hockey. She was an active volunteer at St. Luke’s Church in Portland.
She was predeceased by her parents; two sisters, Constance Mink and Natalie Gushee, and by a brother, Keith Mink.
She is survived by a daughter, Jean Wade, of Atlantic Beach, N.C.; son Lawrence “Larry” Wade of Rockport; brother Lyndon “Lenny” Mink and his wife, Marion, of Royal Palm Beach, Fla.; grandson Alex Winslow of Portland; several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service to celebrate Lyndall’s life will be held at the West Rockport Cemetery in the spring of 2017. Contributions in Lyndall’s memory may be made to P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center, P.O. Box 707, Rockport, ME 04856.
Arrangements are with Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service,Waldoboro. Share condolences with the family at hallfuneralhomes.com.