In Memoriam : Lewis Locke

Lewis Locke Lewis Linwood Locke - age: 76
(March 14, 1937 to August 03, 2013 )
Resident of Lyman, Maine

Visitation Information:
Friends and relatives may call Friday August 9th from 4 to 6 at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral home 365 Main St, Friday. A 6 :00 PM memorial service will follow and be completed with military honors.
Burial at a later date at the Maine Veterans Cemetery in Springvale.
For those wishing to make contributions in his memory please consider The House in the Woods, Military Retreat, C/O Maine State Grange 146 State St, Augusta, Maine 04330

Obituary:
Lewis Linwood Locke, 76 of Lyman died on August 3, 2013 at the Lahey Clinic in MA due to complications from an injury.
He was born on March 14, 1937 in New Gloucester, ME the son of Howard and Annie Mae Hughes Locke. He attended school through the 8th grade before having to leave to help his father run Opportunity Farm in New Gloucester.
He served in the US Army and drove a tank during the Berlin Wall crisis. He then joined the National Guard. He worked at Bancroft and Martin as a crane operator and steel cutter for 29 years. Lewis worked as a baker ath Dunkin Donuts from 1973-1981. He was an EMT with the Scarborough Fire Department and Rescue. He was also 20 years with AMR ambulance service. His most recent employment was driving a wheelchair van for Seacoast Chair Car Service, before having to stop due to the injury.
Lewis was a member of Orchard Lodge # 215, a member of Annette Chapter OES, a member of Cape Elizabeth Grange and Cumberland County Pamona Grange.
Lewis was also a member of the AMVETS of Scarborough and Legion Post 0076 of Scarborough.
His favorite places were home and Disney (with or without the kids). He was my buddy and Grumpy to great and great grandchildren.
Our Rock is gone, IíM not sure how we will move beyond this. But one things I know, the angels have a new face up there; a strong minded, strong armed man, who is already figured out what needs to be fixed.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Priscilla (Crissy) Locke of Lyman, sons Darel Locke and wife Victoria of Pleasantview, TN, Peter Locke and wife Anna of Pinellas Park, FL, Michael Palmer of Portland and Paul Locke of Lyman, daughters Darlene Green of Arundel, Donna Morgan and husband Jeff of Saco, Nicole Nowell of Scarborough, and Brenna Frechette and husband Roger of Biddeford,20 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.








Rita DowCartonio-Wilbur - August 4, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Mr.Locke was a very giving man, I will always remember his kindness and his love for us in the neighborhood,the many nights spent at your house doing sleep overs and trips to the amusement park when we were young. I am deeply sadden to hear of your Dad's passing, my thoughts and prayers are with each one of you. May God give you the courage to move forward peace for your mind and comfort for your hearts. Rita DowCartonio-Wilbur



    
 





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