Marie Fernette (Skinner) McPhail, age 81, passed into glory at Advent Health in Dade City, Florida on January 14, 2021 after a brief illness.
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Mom was born in Eastport on October 3, 1939, the first child of Ernest and Frances (Barnes) Skinner. She married the love of her life, Joseph A. McPhail, on May 14, 1955 and together they raised five children. She worked tirelessly supporting the family businesses until she and Dad retired. Mom wintered in Florida for over 30 years with Dad, and she continued to do after his passing. What always mattered to her the most was her family.
She was pre-deceased by her parents, her husband Joe, son Jack, brother Richard and granddaughter, Meghan. She is survived by son Joe and his wife Lynn, daughter Cindy and her husband Buddy, son Rick and his wife Susan, and son Mike and his wife Robin. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and several great, great grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.