Benton Gertrude A. Quimby, 91, passed away at her home peacefully Mon., Aug. 2, 2010. She was born in Blaine, July 30, 1919, the daughter of Maurice and Addie Perkins Johnson. She enjoyed gardening and picking berries. Gertrude will be sadly missed. She is survived by her children, Rowena Davidson of Fairfield Center, Roselie Powell and husband Walter and Evelyn Campbell and husband Roger all of Oakland, Edward Quimby, Jr. and wife Brenda of Unity; son-in-law, David Huff of Burnham; grandson, Edward Quimby III of Benton; 37 grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by two daughters, Lorraine Proctor and Gloria Huff. There will be no hours of visitation. A graveside funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Fri., Aug. 6 at Benton Falls Cemetery, Rt. 100, Benton. Donations toward funeral expenses can be sent to Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm St., Waterville, ME 04901.