Richard Webber, 84
Swanville — Richard Webber, 84, passed away at his residence June 11, 2012, surrounded by his family. He was born Sept. 18, 1927, in Brooks, the son of Roscoe and Ethel (Kenney) Webber.
He was a Navy veteran, serving his country until 1951, when he was discharged. Richard then moved to Connecticut, where he met and married his wife, Stella Loiewski, and had a daughter together.
Richard retired and moved to Maine with his wife in 1992, where he enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, the outdoors and caning chairs. He was a lifelong and fourth-generation Mason, being inducted at the age of 19 and was a past master of St. John’s Lodge #6 F&A.M. of Norwalk, Conn.
He was predeceased by his parents and his wife; siblings Norman Webber, Essie Roberts, Winona Miklovich, Teresa Arsenault and Beulah Cunningham.
Richard is survived by a daughter, Pat Webber and her partner, Sharon Clark, of Windham, N.H.; a brother, Ludolph Webber, of Nashua, N.H.; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be held Friday, June 15, at 1 p.m. at Rose Cemetery in Brooks.
Donations may be made in his memory to The Knights Templar Eye Foundation, Inc., 1033 Long Prairie Rd., Ste. 5, Flower Mound, TX 75022.
Arrangements are with Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to family at www.ripostafh.com.