William Edward Lincoln Tucker - age: 87
(February 12, 1927 to February 17, 2014
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
A funeral service will be held Friday February 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM at The Salvation Army Corps in Old Orchard Beach. Lt. Col. Gary Asperslager will officiate. Burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco.
For those wishing to make memorial contributions in his memory please consider The Salvation Army, For World Service, 2 Church St, Old Orchard Beach Maine.
Dennett, Craig & Pate 365 Main St, Saco are in charge of the arrangements.
Old Orchard Beach, Major William Edward Lincoln Tucker, 87 of Fern Park Ave. was promoted to Glory on February 17, 2014 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough.
He was born in Chelsea MA February 12, 1927 the son of William Tucker and Theresa Pond.
William attended local schools and later graduated from Officer Training school for the Salvation Army in the Bronx.
He served at various divisions with his wife Vera before they moved to the Old Orchard Beach area and retired.
He is predeceased by his wife Vera in 1993 and a son William Tucker.
In September of 1994, William and Frances married and made their home in Old Orchard Beach.
William enjoyed fishing and doing handyman work.
Major Tucker is survived by his wife Frances of Old Orchard Beach, a son Wayne Tucker of Old Orchard Beach, a daughter Wendy Culbreath and her husband Creed of Hillsboro, Ohio and , a brother Emerson Tucker of Peabody, MA , 4 grandchildren Matthew , Shawn and Holly Culbreath and Kristen Harkless, and 4 great grandchildren Elijah, Evangeline, Josiah and Benjamin Harkless.