FAIRFIELD, MAINE—Madeline P. George, 86, of Fairfield, Maine passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2011, with her loving husband, Charles by her side at Mount Saint Joseph Nursing Home in Waterville, Maine. She was born in Fairfield, Maine on September 29, 1925, the daughter of the late Rudolfh and Dorothy (Pooler) Ware. She was a graduate of Lawrence High School in Fairfield, Maine. Madeline married Charles George, and the couple shared nearly 44 years together. She was a member of the Fairfield Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and St. Joseph Maronite Catholic Church in Waterville, Maine. Madeline was a gifted artist and loved playing the organ. She and Charles also enjoyed spending winters in Florida for 20 years. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Rudolfh Ware; and her sister, Rita Dixon. Madeline will be sadly missed by her beloved husband, Charles George; her children, Michael LaBreck and his wife, Patricia of Florida, Patrick LaBreck and his wife, Gayla of Vassalboro, Maine, Nimer George and his wife, Pamela of Nova Scotia, Sandra Suttie and her husband, Gerald of Fairfield, Maine, and Deborah Roy and her husband, Michael of New Hampshire; her brother, Louis Ware and his wife, Rose of Florida; her sister, Sister Stella Maris of Portland, Maine; 13 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Doctor Charles Kriegel for his care and support as well as the Alzheimer’s Unit at Mount Saint Joseph Nursing Home for the care Madeline received during her stay. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 30 at St. Joseph Maronite Catholic Church, 3 Appleton Street, Waterville, Maine. Committal will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 3 at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta, Maine. In lieu of flowers, donations in Madeline’s memory may be made to: St. Joseph Maronite Catholic Church Building Fund, 3 Appleton Street, Waterville, ME 04901-6630 or to the charity on one’s choice.