Maxine R. Skidgel
Thursday, 11 June 1931 - Monday, 04 June 2018
Maxine R. Skidgel
Funeral Date: Friday, 08 June 2018
Caribou-Maxine Ruth Skidgel, 86 wife of the late Thomas Skidgel died June 4, 2018 at her Caribou residence. She was born in Woodland on June 11, 1931 the daughter of the late Fed and Laura (Landeen) Skidgel. Mrs. Skidgel was employed by the Birds Eye Division of General Foods, McCain’s, as well as the Caribou Motor Inn. She attended the First Baptist Church of Woodland. Maxine was an avid bingo player and will be remembered by many as the Boston Red Sox number one fan. She was survived by three daughters, Paula and husband Michael Graham of Salem, N.H., Amanda Skidgel and significant other Eddie McNeal and Trudi and husband Dave LaPointe all of Caribou, one sister Jean McLaughlin of Westerly, RI. Five grandchildren, Stacey and Megaan Turner, Dione Skidgel, Tyler and Kyle Burch, two great-grandchildren, Calee Gaudette and Lincoln Lajoie. Many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Skidgel was predeceased by her husband Thomas in 2006, brothers Warren “Jimmy” and Maynard Skidgel as well as sisters Leona Tarbox, Leola Helstrom, Phyllis Page and June Green. Friends may call at the Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou, Friday, June 8, 2018 from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. from the chapel of the funeral home with Pastors Carroll and Brenda Farley officiating. Interment will be at the Woodland Cemetery. Online condolences at are currently unavailable. If you wish to send a condolence, please email them to


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  • Kelscee Curry
  • Tuesday, 05 June 2018
Thinking of the family at this time of loss! She will be greatly missed!
  • Mark Heater
  • Wednesday, 06 June 2018
Trudi, Amanda, and family, I'm so sorry for your loss and will be praying for you during this time. I pray that you will have peace, comfort, and joy knowing that she is in heaven waiting for you to join her for a much better life than the one we experienced here on Earth. God bless you all. Sincerely with deep felt condolences, Mark Hester.
  • Diana R King
  • Wednesday, 06 June 2018
So very sorry to hear about your mom, she was a very special lady and we all loved her very much!I played cards and bingo with her alot. she was so funny Maxine would be so straight face and come out with so funny sayings. We will all miss her very much..Mackes family your all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. God bless you all
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