FRIENDSHIP - Brenda Lee Leino, 55, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. Brenda was born January 2, 1954 in South Hope, a daughter of Rodney (Sr.) and Ethel Dennis Huff. She met her husband, George, and they were married on September 13, 1969 and together they made their home in Friendship. At a young age Brenda was diagnosed with Crohn's disease. She fought to live a full life through her struggles with the disease. When her health allowed, she volunteered at Pen Bay Medical Center assisting in various jobs.
Brenda was an excellent cook who enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. She always willing to lend a hand to anyone in need. She had a great love for her animals and had many throughout the years.
She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was predeceased by her brother, Robert Huff
Survivors include her loving husband of 39 years, George E. Leino, of Friendship, ME
Mother, Ethel Huff, of South Thomaston, ME
Sister, Lorna McNeilly, of Owl's Head, ME
Sister-in-law, Alexandra Weiss and her husband, Eric, of Freeport, ME
Brother-in-law, Howard Leino, of San Diego, CA
Several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews
A private family service was held.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Brenda's memory to the Friendship Ambulance, C/O Vanessa Motyka, 6 Eelgrass Lane, Friendship, ME 04547
Arrangements are entrusted to the Hall Funeral Home and Cremation service, 949 Main St. Waldoboro, ME.