OAKLAND, ME- Christine Mitchell Reynolds, 90, of Oakland, ME, passed peacefully Friday, March 1, 2019, after a brief stay at Inland Hospital in Waterville, ME, surrounded by family and friends. \r\n\r\nShe was born May 14, 1928, in Sidney ME, daughter of Scott and Una Mitchell. She attended elementary school in Sidney and graduated from Williams High School in Oakland, ME in 1947. \r\n\r\nWith enthusiasm and pride, she devoted herself to the role of homemaker, wife, mother, grandmother, and mentor. Her interests were varied, including cooking, sewing, craft projects, swimming, and Girl Scout leadership. Animals, especially cats, including “Calli” the calico were her constant companions. \r\n\r\nShe cherished time spent swimming with the “Oakland Bubble Babies”. Married to Lawrence Reynolds (Peanut), the couple enjoyed trips to Down East Maine, building a camp at Moosehead Lake, and winter residence in Florida. \r\n\r\nShe was predeceased by her husband in 1986. The companionship of a friend, Myron Wentworth, extended the enjoyment of retirement years. Christine (Teen) was a devoted member of the Oakland-Sidney United Methodist Church, a member of the United Methodist Women and active with the “Lunch Bunch” Committee. For numerous years Christine consistently visited nursing homes, provided transportation to others, took food to shut-ins and extended a helping hand wherever she found a need. She will be greatly missed by the many friends who have shared warm relationships and lasting friendships, recognizing her as “Teen”, “Tina”, “Kitty”, “Gertrude”, or Christine. \r\n\r\nShe is survived by daughter Lillie Dugan and husband James of Cortland New York; grandchildren Carrie Hutter, age 46 of Keeseville New York, Jae Dugan, age 43 (Giang) of Jamesville New York, and Sarah Mitchell, age 42 (Glenn Ballantyne) of Harker Heights Texas. She is also survived by ten great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and sister in-law, Charlotte Lovejoy of Oakland, ME. \r\n\r\nA graveside service will be held at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Augusta, ME at a later time to be announced. \r\n\r\nAn online guestbook may be signed, and memories shared at www.familyfirstfuneralhomes.com\r\n\r\nArrangements are under the direction and care of Wheeler Funeral Home & Cremation Care, 26 Church St., Oakland, ME. \r\n\r\nIn lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Oakland-Sidney United Methodist Church in memory of Christine Reynolds at 20 West School Street, Oakland ME 04963 or the Humane Society Waterville Area at 100 Webb Road, Waterville ME 04901.