SCARBOROUGH — Elizabeth L. Moulton, 91, died Saturday, April 2, after a short period of declining health.

Born Dec. 28, 1919, in Malden, Mass., she was a daughter of Albert and Ruth (Langley) Parry.

In 1938 she graduated from Deering High School and from Bradford Junior College in 1940.

In April 1942, she married Dr. Albert W. Moulton Jr., and they had five children together.

Active in local organizations, she volunteered on the board of the Catherine Morrill Day Nursery, and was a member of the Junior League and the Women’s Literary Union.

A wonderful mother, avid gardener and animal lover, she also enjoyed making rugs and spending time outdoors.

She was a member of the State Street Church and the Coast Guard Auxiliary.

She was predeceased by her husband of 44 years in 1986, her sister, Eleanor Parry and her brother, Albert Nelson Parry.

Surviving are her five children, Albert W. Moulton, III, and wife Jean, Martha P. Mater and husband Joseph, David T. Moulton and wife Kathleen, William N. C. Moulton and wife Joan, Stephen T. Moulton and friend Sandy Jenkins; nephew, Willis B. Moulton and wife Jane; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family would like to thank the staff at Kaler-Vaill, Scarborough Terrace, South Portland Nursing Home and special friend, Thea Van Joolen.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 8, at Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Memorial donations may be made to The Iris Network, c/o Contributions Office, 189 Park Ave., Portland, ME 04102, or to the State Street Church, 159 State St., Portland, ME 04101-3701.

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