Nashua NH/Oakland: Dorothy D. Ahearn 87, died Wednesday February 15, 2012 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH.Dot had been a resident of Nashua Crossings in Nashua NH for the past 3 years. She was born in Rumford on June 13, 1924 the daughter of John and Elmira (Cormier) Dustin. Dorothy attended Oakland schools, graduating from Williams High School Class of 1942. She was employed in the Plant Service Department of New England Telephone for 31 years, retiring in 1974. An active member of the Oakland community, Dorothy was a member of St. Theresa s Catholic Church, President of the Oakland Garden Club for several years, a member and treasurer of the Oakland Tuesday Club, a member of the Oakland Area Historical Society, and a Girl Scout Leader. She was President of the Jasper Keller Chapter, Telephone Pioneers of America, and President of the Kennebec Life Member Club of Telephone Pioneers. Dorothy married Everett Mulliken Jr on December 29, 1950, he died December 13, 1963. She married Joseph Ahearn in October 1973, he died March 28, 1992. Surviving are 3 daughters Patricia Cunningham and husband Bruce of East Winthrop,Me., Carol Ann Poulin and husband Theodore of Merimack, NH. And Terri Lynn Mulliken of Andover, Ma., a sister Patricia A. Hood and husband Richard of Atlanta, Ga., aunt Leiah McCleary of Portsmouth, NH., grandchildren Sarah Lynn Cunningham, Shane Michael Poulin, Colby James Poulin, and , nephews Michael and Richard Dustin, grand nephews Scott and Jeffrey Dustin, grand nieces Andrea Lemieux, and Erin Pierce. A memorial mass will be held 11:00 AM on Thursday February 23 at Notre Dame Church, Silver Street Waterville. Burial will be at a later date at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Augusta. . Arrangements are by Wheeler Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Oakland. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Oakland Fire and Rescue, Fairfield Street Oakland, ME 04963.