Vernon Twp., NJ: Maribeth Lincoln(nee Mead), 63 years old, died unexpectedly at Chilton Memorial Hospital, Pequannock Twp., NJ on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Born to Leo Daniel and Erna Patricia Mead in Summit, New Jersey. She was raised in New Providence, NJ and eventually moved to Madison, NJ for 14 years. One year was spent on the island of Bonaire in the Southern Caribbean working with Trans World Radio. In 1994, the family purchased their first house and settled in Highland Lakes, NJ. In 2000, the family moved to take in some elderly relatives and moved to the Glen Harbor development in Glenwood, NJ.
Maribeth received her BA in Sociology with a minor in Criminal Justice from Stonehill College in Easton, MA. Maribeth worked part time for Sodexo in Vernon Twp., NJ for many years. She was a member of Hope Church and a former member of Lafayette Federated Church. Maribeth took great joy in needlepoint, cross stitch, reading, watching murder mysteries and HGTV. Maribeth is remembered most for being a loving, caring, selfless and gracious person to her family, friends and everyone she met.
Maribeth is the beloved wife for 38 years of Robert Lincoln of Vernon Twp., NJ. Devoted mother of Beth Lincoln-Ullmann and her husband, Peter of Waldorf, MD and Elise Sutter and her husband, Glen of Hampton Twp., NJ. Step sister of Mark and Barbara Clendinning and Karen Clendinning. Cherished by Honey.
Memorial service will be Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Lafayette Federated Church, 180 Route 15, Lafayette, NJ 07848. Private cremation services by Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94, Vernon, NJ. Memorial gifts to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 would be appreciated.