Ruth Breckwoldt Fraley

NORTHEAST HARBOR — Ruth Breckwoldt Fraley of Northeast Harbor died July 5, 2015. She was born Nov. 17, 1924, to Gretchen Behre and George W. Breckwoldt of Scarsdale, N.Y. She was predeceased by her husband Frederick Fraley Jr.

She was a 1945 graduate of the Good Shepherd School of Nursing, Syracuse University. She worked as an RN at the New York City Hospital.

She is survived by two sisters: Marie Bent of Leonardtown, Md., and Ann Walker of Battle Lake, Minn.; four children: Sarah Fraley, Skip Fraley, and Kate Harrington of Mt. Desert, and Chris Fraley of Seattle, Wash., seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Observances will be private. Memorial donations may be made to: the Mount Desert Nursing Association, P.O. Box 397, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662 or to a charity of your choice.

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