Jacqueline Rae (Patton) Owen-Williams of Rising Sun, Md., died suddenly May 21, 2011. She is survived by her former husband Gareth Owen-Williams, daughter Rachel Melgard, son-in law David Melgard, and grandchildren Owen and Simon Melgard of New Fairfield, Conn.

Services will be privately held in Maine, a place she loved so much.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations for a memorial bench to be placed along the Camden Harbor Park in Camden in her memory. Contributions can be sent to 153 State Route 39, New Fairfield, CT 06812, Attn: Melgard Family.