Shelia N. Conner
Camden — Sheila Nestar Conner, 81, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Windward Gardens in Camden.
Born in Bucksport April 20, 1933, she was the daughter of Joseph R. and Alva (Bossi) Johnson. On March 26, 1966, she married Myron A. Conner in Bucksport. In 1972, she moved to Camden from Bucksport, where she became a member of various organizations, such as the Camden Senior Citizens and Megunticook Grange; as well as the Oceanview and Seaside Chapters of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was also a member of the Chestnut Street Baptist Church in Camden where she taught Sunday School, sang in the church choir, and was active in the mission circle.
For several years, Sheila lived in Connecticut working as a teacher’s aide in a public school and also did clerical work for Aetna Insurance Company.
Her hobbies included sewing, needlepoint, crocheting and knitting.
Surviving are her four children, Deborah Littlefield of Ellsworth; Anthony Chambers of Lewiston; Evelyn Crouse and her husband, Les of Waldoboro; Marc Conner and his wife, Sharon of Camden and their two children; Todd Conner and his wife, Katie of Bangor; Courtney Conner of Camden; one stepdaughter, Sylvia Wardwell and her husband, Horace of Sargentville; two brothers, Brian Johnson and his wife, Priel of Florida; Mark Johnson of Florida; other grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters: Jeanette Hatch and Verly Warren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, July 25, at 5 p.m. at the Long Funeral Home, 9 Mountain St., Camden with Rich Wellman officiating. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family at a later date.
Condolences may be shared with the Conner family by visiting their book of memories at longfuneralhomecamden.com.