Stonington – Myrna B Webb, 89, affectionately known as Nan or Nanny, passed away peacefully in her home on September 4 with her loving family surrounding her.
Myrna was born in Sunshine, Me., the daughter of Emery and Ethena Buckminster. She graduated from Stonington High School and then attended beauty school. She married Allie Webb on December 10, 1949 and they raised their 3 children in the home they built in Stonington. She worked in the cafeterias of both the Stonington Elementary School and Deer Isle Stonington High School. She opened Myrna’s Beauty Shop and ran it successfully for many years, all the while providing a safe haven for her children & grandchildren.
Myrna was a phenomenal cook, and many a family member, friend or guest left her home with a sampling of her baked treats. Everyone was always greeted with her warm and beautiful smile. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
She was a member of the Community of Christ Church and the Rockbound Rebekah’s.
Myrna is survived by her 3 children, Dana Webb, Debra Quinn, and Dawna Thompson (John). Grandchildren, Cory Webb (Sophie), Shaun Webb, Heather Revell (Bryan), Christopher Quinn (Kristin), Diana Smith (Kevin) and John Thompson III. Great grandchildren, Aiden Revell, Kayla Revell, Kora Quinn, Mason Webb and Addie Webb. Also survived by her sister Marie Jones as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, Myrna was predeceased by her husband Allie, mother in law, Vesta Webb, daughter Ann Louise Webb, brother Raymond Buckminster, sister, Alfreda Buckminster and special son in law, Melvin Quinn.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Community of Christ Church in Stonington with Pastor Lorraine Knowlton conducting the service. Visitors will be greeted by the family that same day at 1 p.m.
Reception following service will be held at the Community of Christ Church.
A special thanks to Hancock County Homecare and Hospice for their compassionate care and support.
Memorial Service, Saturday, September 8, 2018, 2 pm, Community of Christ Church, Stonington, Maine.