Adeline (Wentland) MacDermid, 87, of Plymouth wife of William D. MacDermid Jr. died Saturday (Sept. 28, 2013) at her home.
Addie was born June 26, 1926 in Bristol, CT. She was the daughter of the late Emil and Bertha (Reich) Wentland. She attended schools in Bristol and graduated as a registered nurse from Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, NY in 1948 and joined the U.S. Army Cadet Nurse Corp. Addie worked as a nurse for many years in both a hospital and a private medical practice. She was active with the Plymouth Town Committee, served as a Justice of the Peace and retired as the Registrar of voters in 1992. Addie was an avid bridge player, enjoyed tennis and was a runner for many years.
Besides her husband she is survived by her sister-in-law and spouse, Pat and Don Brooks of Florida, sister-in-law Marie MacDermid, and several nieces and nephews. She was pre deceased by four sisters Ruth Helming, Hildagard Dennan, Lillian Winters, and Erna Wentland.
Honoring Addie's wishes a cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 154 Meadow St., Bristol on Saturday (October 5, 2013) at 11:00AM. There are no calling hours before the memorial service. Burial will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville is assisting family with arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Adeline W. MacDermid and William D. MacDermid Scholarship Fund, c/o Immanuel Lutheran Foundation, 154 Meadow St., Bristol, CT 06010, the local fund of Immanuel Lutheran or to the Plymouth Volunteer Ambulance Corps, 191 Main St., Terryville, CT 06786. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com