Mahlon H. Dumont, 89, passed away peacefully at Harbor Hill Nursing Home in Belfast, Monday May 26, 2014. He was born July 7, 1924, in Skowhegan, a son of the late Mahlon and Sadie (Smith) Dumont.

He went to college in Farmington, where he studied history and business. Mahlon worked for the Moosehead Railroad Company as an accountant. After retiring Mahlon enjoyed shopping, going out to lunch and visiting his sister in Florida. In Florida Mahlon was a Mason and an avid walker.

Along with his parent Mahlon was predeceased by his step-mother Violet; three siblings, Jim Dumont, Shirley Dumont Cook and Roger Dumont; as well as a nephew, James Dumont.

He is survived by three nephews Paul Cook of Lakeland, Fla., Tim and Craig Dumont of Folcrox, Pa., a niece, Colleen Cook Oxton of Belfast,  two great-grandnieces Cassandra Oxton Anderson and Brittany E. Cook, both of Fla., and a special friend Faye of Searsport.

At the request of Mahlon, private services will be held at a later date for the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast, Maine, 04915.