MONTVILLE — Shirley M. Dawson Noyes of Montville passed away at her home on Sept. 24, 2022, with her companion Butch by her side. She was born on March 5, 1945, in Washington, to Ray and Avis Pardoe Dawson. She attended local school and later in her life she got her G.E.D.

Shirley worked a few jobs, including the Belfast group home for 14 years until she retired.

She married Richard E. Noyes of Union and they had six children. She was predeceased by her parents, husband Richard, one daughter, Victoria, and one son, Sheldon.

Shirley is survived by daughter Maria Nickles (Carl) of Union, daughter Marjorie Lermond (Robert) of Washington, son Richard Noyes (Brenda) of Union, son Dwayne Noyes (Meahgan) of Union; grandchildren Denise Pease (Josh) of Rockport, Dwight Nickles (Amanda) of Warren, Robert Lermond (Beth) of Washington, Kristopher Lermond (Maria) of Round Pond, Jordan Lermond (Stephanie) of Freeport, Raymond Noyes of Union, Kelly McIntyre (John) of Winterport, Sarah Noyes of Union and Steven Noyes (Cierra) of Jefferson. She also leaves behind 17 great-grandchildren.

There will be a graveside service at Shuman cemetery on Oct. 15 at 1 p.m., with a gathering at Marjorie ‘s house after.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at ripostafh.com.