Donald M. Witham - age: 91
(March 17, 1923 to October 19, 2014
A graveside service will be held in the spring of 2015 at Dunstan Cemetery, Scarborough, Maine. Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral and Cremation Services, 365 Main Street, Saco are in charge of the arrangements. Memorial Donations may be made in Donald’s memory to the Animal Rescue League PO Box 336 Westbrook, Maine 04092.
Donald M. Witham, 91, died Sunday, October 19, 2014 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough.
Donald was born in Scarborough, the son of Perley and Ruth Scamman Witham on March 17, 1923.
Donald attended Scarborough schools and left this senior year to join the US Navy. While in the Navy, he completed his GED. He served from 1942 -1945 as an armed guard on Merchant Ships all over the world. He worked for the Maine Central Rail Road in Portland for a number of years. In 1954, he went to work for L. C. Andrews Lumber Company retiring as Manager. Donald was also a volunteer Fire Fighter for the Scarborough Fire Department for over 50 years.
Donald was predeceased by his wife of 64 years, Jean Mills Witham in January of 2011.
He is survived by his 3 daughters: Sherry Witham Mitchell and her husband Harold of Alburgh, Vermont, Alison Witham Czarnecki and her husband Steve of Sugar Hill, New Hampshire, Pamela Witham Consiglio and her husband Anthony of Lady Lake, Florida and his daughter Erin Consiglio of Lady Lake Florida; 4 grandchildren: Erin Mitchell, Allison Mitchell and her husband Justin Smith, Amanda Mitchell and her husband Nathan Robinson, and Michael Witham; 3 great grandchildren: Virginia Smith, Audrey Smith, and Brooklyn Robinson.