Timothy D. Solebello, 51, died surrounded by loving members of his family and friends  Dec. 27, 2009, in Bangor.

He was born in Belfast Feb. 27, 1958, a son of Louis and Marilyn (Richards) Solebello.

He started working at Arnold’s Hardware in Belfast. He later did plumbing and heating for Larrabee Bros, L.O. Gross in Camden and most recently worked at Redlon & Johnson for a number of years.

He was very good at everything and was a jack-of-all-trades. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing basketball. He loved going up north to the woods in Jackman and Greenville. He also loved his cat, Dylan.

Tim was predeceased by his grandparents.

He is survived by his father and mother, Lou and Marilyn Solebello, of Sebring, Fla.; a  son, Joshua Solebello, and his wife, Jennifer, of Belfast; four brothers, Bud Solebello and his wife, Joan, of Topsham, Michael Solebello of Sebring, Fla., Joseph Solebello of Jacksonville, Fla., and John Solebello and his wife, Robin, of Sebring, Fla.; two granddaughters, Sophia and Alexia; several nieces and nephews; a special aunt and uncle, James and Joyce Richards; and close friends Sue Young and Cindy Hodgdon, who were with him when he passed.

A celebration of life will be held Friday, Jan. 8 from 3 to 5 p.m., at Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.

Online condolences may be placed at crabielripostafuneralhome.com.