Colleen Weed

Aug 19, 2014

Windsor — Colleen Weed, 62, beloved wife, daughter, mother and sister, died peacefully surrounded by her family following a long battle with ALS Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at her daughter’s home.

Born May 7, 1952, she was the daughter of William and Patricia Holbrook Sansom of Rockland. She was educated locally, graduating from Rockland District High School, and earning an associates degree from University of Maine at Orono.

Predeceased by her father, and a son, Capt. Trevor Linscott of Camden, Colleen is survived by her husband, Douglas of Windsor; her mother, Patricia; daughters, Shawneen Sansom of Rockland and Charity Wentworth of The Neck; her brother William Holbrook and his companion Sandra Lucas of Marlboro, Mass.; her sister, Coral and her husband Michael Coombs of Lincolnville; two grandchildren, Samantha Sansom and Brianna Wentworth, and nephew, Joshua Coombs, his wife Melissa and their daughter Sophie. She is also survived by half-brothers Colby Flaherty of Jacksonville, N.C., Timothy Flaherty of Lincoln, Neb., Michael Flaherty of Warren, and predeceased by half-brother Terrance Flaherty of Warren.

Colleen’s family has chosen to remember her life privately. To share a memory or condolence with her family, please visit Colleen’s Book of Memories at

Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. To share a memory or story with Colleen’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at

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