AUBURN — Colleen Weston, 87, of Auburn died Dec. 31, 2017, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston.

She was born July 19, 1930, to Herbert and Harriet (Waite) Libby in Millinocket, Maine.

Colleen graduated from Stearns High School in 194, where she was active playing cello, piano and bass drum in the school orchestra and marching bands. She played her beloved piano throughout her life, as well as the bass drum in community bands. She loved to ski and enjoyed camping and hiking with her family. She enjoyed gardening and her years as a member at the Garden Club Federation of Maine. She also enjoyed braiding rugs, and her beautiful rugs will endure for years to come.

She worked as an executive secretary at Depositors Trust Co. through the 1960s, and then as a devoted wife and mother. She loved keeping her home warm and welcoming to family and friends.

Colleen was predeceased by her parents; her brother, Mort Libby; and her partner, John Decker.

Surviving her are son, Forest Weston; daughter-in-law, Lynn Cummings; and her grandchildren Lori, Todd, Shea and their families; as well as numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and much-loved in-laws.

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Colleen Weston