Beryle Clara Creamer, 82, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, at the Country Manor in Coopers Mills.

She was born April 29, 1927 in Waldoboro, a daughter of the late Granville and Nora Alley Gross. Growing up in Waldoboro, Beryle attended local schools and graduated from Waldoboro High School in the Class of 1947.

For many years she picked crabmeat while raising her children. Over the years she collected thousands of dolls. She enjoyed going to lawn sales, crossword puzzles, dancing, reading and animals.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Noreen Bridges.

Survivors include her loving husband of 63 years, Arthur M. Creamer of Waldoboro; Sons Harlan Creamer and his wife, Michelle, of Waldoboro; Millard Creamer and his companion, Madine Callan, of Waldoboro; Arthur L. Creamer, Jr. and his companion, Debbie Hebert of Waldoboro; Daughter Winona Craig and her husband of David of Spokane, Wa.; five grandchildren: Linda Bridges of Round Pond; Toni Feltis of Fort Fairfield; Harlan Creamer, Jr. of Bath; Dana Creamer of Waldoboro; Mathew and Adam Craig of Spokane, Wa.; one great granddaughter, Mea Laggasse of Fort Fairfield; and sister-in-law, Joyce Benner, of Windsor.

An hour of visitation will be held from noon to 1 p.m. followed by a funeral at 1 p.m. on  Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009 at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main Street, Waldoboro, Maine.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Lincoln County Animal Shelter, PO Box 7, Edgecomb, ME 04556 or St. Paul’s Society, c/o Eli Travers, 1535 Dutchneck Rd.,Waldoboro 04572.  Arrangements are entrusted to the Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 949 Main St. Waldoboro.