Betty Darkis

Betty Darkis, 90
WESTBROOK - Betty Darkis, 90, of Westbrook, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at the South Portland Nursing Home.
She was born to Fermin and Cresensia Candelaria in Concho, Ariz., on March 31, 1927.
She was predeceased by nine siblings: James, Reyes, Greg, Rudy, Paul, Sally, Alma, Maryann, and Fema. Betty was also predeceased by her loving husband, George Darkis, in 2009.
Betty married George in 1949 and came to live in Maine. Her life was centered around her family, church, and friends. She was a member of the Westbrook Warren Congregational Church and served on many committees, working on church suppers for 40 years. Betty was a Past Worthy Matron on Mizpah Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, and baking.
She is survived by her daughter, Kim Darkis; grandsons, Eben and Daniel Baker; and their father, Jay Baker. She is also survived by brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Donald and Lois Darkis; niece, Jessie Darkis; nephew and niece John and Stacy Darkis; niece and nephew Cheryl and Neal Brogdon; and a number of other relatives and great family friends.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at the Westbrook Warren Congregational Church, 810 Main St., Westbrook, on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at 1 p.m. Arrangements are by the Westbrook Chapel of Dolby Blais & Segee. To express online condolences and to participate Betty's online tribute, visit:

In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations may be sent
in her memory to the
Westbrook Congregational Church
810 Main Street
Westbrook, ME 04092, or
South Portland Nursing Home
42 Anthoine Street
South Portland, ME 04106

Send Flowers


Funeral Home

Dolby, Blais & Segee - Westbrook Chapel
35 Church Street Westbrook, ME 04092
(207) 854-2341

Published in Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram on Dec. 5, 2017