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Janet E. Dickey (1949-2013)

FARMINGTON - Janet E. Dickey, 63, of Livermore Falls, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington.

Janet E. Dickey

Janet E. Dickey

She was born on Aug. 31, 1949, in Farmington, a daughter of Ray and Lucille (Williams) Lingard. She attended and graduated from Jay schools. Janet worked at various places during her life including G.H. Bass, Mario’s, Burger King, Hannafords and Walmart.

She enjoyed her computer and staying in touch on Facebook, playing Bingo and especially time spent with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Janet is survived by her children, Michael Heath and his wife, Lawanda of Norridgewock and KariAnn Dwinal and her husband, Victor of Carthage; five grandchildren, Ashley Hastings and her husband, William of Dixfield, Colby Dwinal and his fiancé, Brittany Young of Dixfield, Anthony and Samantha Heath both of Norridgewock and Keith Dwinal of Carthage; a great granddaughter, Abigayle; three step-great grandchildren, Becca, Ethan and Jordan; seven siblings, Mildred Dresser, Marcia Acker, Jeanne Oakes, Lillian Libby, Ray Merle, Lawrence and David Lingard; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by a daughter, Libby Heath in 1975; her parents, Ray and Lucille (Williams) Lingard; siblings, Elizabeth Cushing, Ronald King and Vivian Rousselle.

Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with her family and friends on her tribute wall at

Memorial graveside service will be held in the spring, with the day and time to be announced, at the Birchland Cemetery in North Jay. Gifts may be given in her memory to the family, c/o Wiles Remembrance Center, P.O. Box 827, 136 High St., Wilton, ME 04294.

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  1. Janet may you RIP.
    Play a few games of beano for me and save me a seat when we meet again.

  2. Sorry to hear about your Mom Kari. Prayers going out to your family.

  3. RIP Janet I'll miss talking to you

  4. RIP, Janet. May God bless your family at this time of sorrow.

  5. Thank you all..RIP mom I love you and miss you

  6. You will be missed by many.. Rest in peace. Hugs to all the family. Phill & Jan

  7. will miss see you at wal mart you where many of the cashiers that was nice to me. RIP and my condolenses to the family she will be missed

  8. I'm so sorry to hear about your Mom, Kari & Mike. Many fond memories of when we were teens; she sure had a lot of patience. I think we have her a few gray hairs back then for sure. My thoughts are with you both. Rebekah

  9. Ty all, and yes Rebekah she did have alot of patience ,and I'm sure she would blame her gray hairs on us.

  10. RIP Janet, it hasn't been the same with going to either of the stores and not seeing your smiling face and talking Marine family talk...just a few minute converstaion with you always brightened my day. My condolences to the family.

  11. Ty Jane..

  12. I will remember you always and forever......i will always be here for kari, mike and there families for you.....RIP my friend, my aunt and mother.