Donna L. Brackett

April 18, 1948 - March 23, 2021

Service Date:

A graveside service will be held later in the spring.

Donna L. Brackett, age 72, born April 18, 1948 in Sanford, the daughter of LeRoy “Jim” and Thelma (Stuart) Brackett peacefully passed at Northern Lights Mercy Hospital, Portland, March 23, 2021.

During her childhood she lived in Waterboro and Limerick and her family settled in Limington

where she raised her family and has resided for the last 52 years. In her early years, she liked to draw and sing. In later years, she took up painting.

Donna went back to school and received her GED and continued on to Andover College where

she received a degree in Secretarial Studies. She was a member of the Grange in 1980. Her first job was at Limerick Footwear until the birth of her children. After her family left home, she worked at Wendy’s and Hampton Inn, South Portland.

She liked to spend time with her family whenever the family gathered on special occasions. She was very proud of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She would make a special call to you when she was about to become a grandparent again.

Donna is survived by her 4 sons: Roger Sanborn, Jr. (Angela Bean), Shawn Sanborn (Lisa Lambros), Dean Sanborn, and David Decker (Doris). She has 6 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. She is also survived by her six siblings: Brenda Hamilton (Wendell), Diane Villers (Wallace), Russell Brackett (Cathy), Bonita Brackett, Richard Brackett (Jennifer) and Mark Brackett (Carol Grindel).

Graveside service will be held later in the spring.

The Autumn Green Funeral Home is respectfully handling her arrangements.


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