SOUTH PORTLAND — Dorothy Bouthiette Lemire London, 80, died unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 22, at her home.

She was born April 24, 1930, in Center of Barnstead, N.H., where she attended local schools.

An avid animal lover, she frequently took in strays, especially cats.

For 20 years she worked at the Walmart in Biddeford until she recently retired.

She was predeceased by her first husband, Albert Lemire of Berlin, N.H., her second husband, Lewis London of South Portland, her daughter, Marie Munas, and a brother, Arthur Horan.

She is survived by her sons, Albert Lemire and his wife Hung of Barre, Vt., and Richard Lemire of Texas; a brother, John Horan, of Center of Barnstead, N.H; eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be private.

Arrangements are by Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland.

Memorial donations may be made to the Animal Refuge League, P.O. Box 336, Westbrook, ME 04098.

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