AUBURN — Candy Mae Pinkham, 43, of Hebron passed away Jan. 2, after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born Feb. 24, 1969, to the proud parents of Nancy and Maurice Paquette. In 2005, she graduated from a New York university as a licensed practical nurse, which was her career until her illness. She enjoyed gardening, writing poetry and making home movies.

She is survived by her parents, Nancy and Maurice Paquette; three children, Shawn Pinkham of Hebron, Mathew Denning of Hebron and Lacey Tardif of Livermore; three grandchildren, Dominic, Leilah and Holly; three brothers, Merton Pinkham of Lewiston, Raymond Paquette of Connecticut, and Gary Paquette of Sabattus; two sisters, Susan Paquette of Boothbay Harbor and Deana Uldall of Texas; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Special thanks to everyone who helped out in these crucial moments. God Bless.

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