Juneau resident Annabelle Lee Mansfield (Poe), 77, died from lung cancer on Nov. 23, 2005, in Juneau. There will be a memorial Mass at 12:10 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 at the Cathedral of the Nativity, with a reception following in the church hall.
She was born March 2, 1928, in Lima, Mont. She attended school at Idaho Falls. Since 1950, she was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi, a national friendship organization. A Juneau resident since 1948, she worked as a bookkeeper for the state of Alaska in the department of highways. She moved to Juneau from California and met and married Raymond Mansfield, who on June 18, 1950, preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her father, Robert Lee Poe, and mother, Nathalie Marie Mckee-Poe.
She is survived by her daughter, Brook Marie Mansfield of Juneau; son and his spouse, Raymond Rex Mansfield and Jaquilyn Marie Mansfield of Juneau; grandson, Stanley James Lee of Juneau; and granddaughter, Wendi Lynn Lee of Olympia, Wash.
For the memorial Mass, pallbearers will be Gene Johnson, Michael Johnson, Robert Johnson and Gordon Goodson. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Swedish Hospital in Seattle, Wash., specifically for lung cancer research.