Obituary: Caroline Louise Brown-West
WINDSOR – Caroline Louise Brown-West, 56, of Windsor, died suddenly while sleeping at home on March 7, 2022.
She was born March 16, 1965 in Portland, the daughter of Alice Ruth Tucci and the late Frederick Wayne Brown. Caroline attended schools in Portland and Windham. She received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Regent University and graduated with honors in 2019.
Caroline loved being a preschool teacher for several years at Northeast Christian Academy and A Joyful Noise Christian Daycare and Learning Center in Windham. She also enjoyed meeting a wide range of people during her self-employment period. Her conversations with them often led her to share a much appreciated word of encouragement, advice or prayer. She was loved by all who knew her.
Caroline had a strong faith in God and was an active member of several churches throughout her life, including Windham Church of God, Farmer’s Church, and recently attended First UPC in Augusta. Over the years she has played the piano and led worship with her beautiful voice.
Caroline was also a fantastic cook. Family gatherings were always blessed with an abundance of delicious, lovingly prepared food. She enjoyed doing genealogical research on her family tree and she loved her country patriotically.
Caroline was predeceased by her father, Frederick Wayne Brown of Portland.
She is survived by her mother, Alice Ruth Tucci, of Westbrook; husband, Daniel C. West, of Windsor; children she shared with former spouse, Timothy Richardson, sons Patrick Richardson and wife, Amber, of Standish, Derick Richardson, of Skowhegan, Timothy Richardson, of Windham, daughter, Alyssa Richardson, of San Antonio, Texas; stepsons Daniel West, of Jefferson, Brian West, of Gorham, Dakota West, of Shapleigh; brothers Frederick Brown and his wife, Anita, of Arrowsic, Jonathan Nittskoff and his wife, Liat, of Ramat Gan, Israel; sisters Jennifer White and her husband, Dean, of Gray, Rebecca Cidre and her husband, Kevin, of Windham, and Tracy Richards of Limington. She is also survived by her in-laws, Dick and Sue West, of Randolph; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of lifelong friends.
Visiting hours will be Sunday, March 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Dolby, Blais and Segee Funeral Home, Windham, and funeral service will be Monday, March 21 at 12 p.m. at Dolby, Blais and Segee, 434 River Rd . , Windham, followed by interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Portland.
For an online memorial guestbook or to participate in Caroline’s tribute page, please visit http://www.dolbyblaissegee.com.