Portland, ME – Priscilla M. Tibbetts, 81, of Portland died on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the Portland Center for Assisted Living. She was the wife of the late Lynn E. Tibbetts, to whom she was married to for sixty-two years, who died on January 27, 2016.
She was born on July 29, 1935 in Portland, ME and attended local area schools and graduated from Deering High School.
She retired as a customer service representative for LL Bean in Freeport and prior to that was a real estate agent, selling for Mark Stimpson and Turner Barker Realty.
Priscilla was a member of the Jaycee Wives and the Androscoggin Valley German Shepard Club and she was also very active in the local and state Republican Party. She was an avid knitter with a quick wit and direct sense of humor, often leaving people wondering what she would say next. She was a loving and devoted wife and she and Lynn, her high school sweetheart, loved their children, always putting them first.
She is survived by her three children Laura E. T. Abbott and her husband Carl of Falmouth ME, Lynnda E. Tibbetts Macisso and her husband Michael of Burke, VA and David N. Tibbetts and his wife Rebecca all of Portland. She also leaves her five grandchildren Courtney D. Abbott, Cathryn D. Abbott, Dante M. Macisso, Joseph H. Macisso, Mark E. Egeland and his fiancé Emily Van Duzer as well as three great grandchildren Amya, Chance and Cahlie Ross.
A memorial service will be held in the summer of 2017 with a date and time to be announced.