Lucile M. Baird


AUGUSTA – Lucile M. Baird, 88, died Thursday, April 27, at the Maine Veterans’ Home.

She was born in Rome on Jan. 27, 1918, the daughter of Bertram and Irma (Richardson) Mosher Sr.

She graduated from Williams High School, Oakland in 1935, and attended Harrisonburg Teachers College in Virginia. She graduated from Wilfred Academy in Boston in 1937, and Gates Business College, Augusta, in 1939.

She was employed at Depositors Trust Co. in Augusta, Central Maine General Hospital in Lewiston and Benson and Sullivan in Auburn, retiring as office manager in 1979.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Robert Baird and wife, Colleen, of Mechanic Falls and Stuart James Baird and wife, Terri, of Los Angeles, Calif.; two daughters, Sandra Nason and husband, Wayne, of Belgrade and Judith Roach and husband, Eric, of Sidney; a sister, Virginia Mosher of Waterville; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph Edwin Baird; one brother, Bertram Mosher Jr.; and two sisters, Laura Mickewich and Ruth Creswell.