Remembering Mama Bear

Mama Bear. The Darkness. Pribs! The first lady of liquor - Maria Pribble - passed away unexpectedly following oral surgery. For those who knew Maria, she was a fiercely loyal friend and a mentor for the ages.  Her kindness and generosity were legendary in the industry - whether it was surprise Pearl Jam tickets or making Juniperlooza an affair to remember. She was strong-willed, kind-hearted, fun-loving, hilarious, beautiful and loved beyond measure. 

Nothing brought Maria more happiness than spending time with her beloved nieces. They were her pride and joy. In Maria's memory, we are setting up this GoFundMe to raise funds towards her niece's ongoing education. Any funds received will be sent to her loving sister Lois for the girls to realize their dreams and aspirations. 

Ideally, we will keep the fundraising efforts open until the beginning of 2018. 

Your contributions are greatly appreciated, and we know her family is touched  by the outpouring of love and support for our Mama Bear.

  • Chris Weber 
    • $214 
    • 44 mos
  • Rachael Gray 
    • $100 
    • 45 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $250 
    • 45 mos
  • Stuart Gregor 
    • $200 
    • 45 mos
  • Matt Cadenelli 
    • $25 
    • 46 mos
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Sarah Bessette 
Bristol, RI
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