Jefferson, Maine- Lorraine Gladys Grotton, of Jeffersonn, Maine, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at MaineGeneral Medical Center, in Augusta, Maine. Lorraine was born in Augusta, Maine on April 29, 1952. Lorraine was the oldest of ten children born to Sheldon and H. June (Cooper) Grotton. Lorraine graduated from Erskine Academy in 1971. Lorraine then went on to further her education in Business. After the death of her mother H. June Grotton in 2003, Lorraine took on the role of Matriarch. Lorraine spent her life being a caregiver. She took care of her grandparents, parents, and always looked out for her siblings. Lorriane took special care of many of her nieces and nephews. She was the aunt of many special Christmases and had The Biggest and Best Easter Egg Hunts Ever. Lorraine was predeceased by her father, Sheldon Grotton; her mother H. June Grotton; and her two sisters, Brenda Grotton, and Donna Bechard. Lorraine is survived by her siblings, Mike Grotton and his wife Evalina of Coopers Mills, Maine, Tim Grotton and his wife Theresa of Weeks Mills, Maine, Sharon Grotton and her partner Lenny of Jefferson, Maine, Debbie Grotton and Partner Jimmy of Jefferson, Maine, Russell Grotton and his partner Dwight, who was also a dear friend of Gore, OK, Robert Grotton and his wife Lisa of Jefferson, Maine, and Jeff Grotton and his wife Pam of Jefferson, Maine. She had many special nieces, nephews, great nieces, and nephews whom she loved very dearly. At Lorraines request there will be no formal service, but there will be a celebration of her life on her 60th birthday, April 29, 2012 at noon at her brother’s Jeff’s house, at 116 Munsey Road, Jefferson, Maine.