Molly H. Lyman

OBIT-LymanSOUTHWEST HARBOR — Molly H. Lyman, Southwest Harbor, died peacefully on June 10, 2015. She was born on Dec. 13, 1947, in Bryn Mawr, Pa., attended Friends Select School in Philadelphia and graduated from St. Andrews College. She married Steven J. Lyman in 1971 and moved to Southwest Harbor in 1978. Working for many years as a paralegal in her husband’s law practice, she was also very involved in town affairs serving on both the Southwest Harbor Planning Board and the Board of Appeals. She was a very active and beloved member of the Somesville Union Meeting House, United Church of Christ. Molly loved her family and friends, gardening, gourmet cooking, sailing and her life on Mount Desert Island.

She is survived by her husband, Steven Lyman, her sister, Susan Hill of Douglassvlle, Pa., her niece, Heidi Hoffecker and Heidi’s children, River and Sierra Bond of Corinth, Vt.

A memorial service will be held at the Somesville church on July 10 at 3 p.m. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Somesville Union Meeting House, UCC Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 96, Mount Desert, ME 04660.



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