On Nov. 5, 2020, Allen Wesley Hayward passed away. Allen's passion was the water. He lobstered most of his life and enjoyed quahogging and smelting with his friends. He had wonderful gardens and enjoyed being outdoors.

Allen was a Mason for 57 years, as well as a Shriner. He volunteered for years at the Northport Food Pantry as well as his Masonic Lodge in Saturday Cove. He curled for many years. Allen loved hunting, especially going to Deer Camp with Herb and the boys. He worked at Wayfarer Marina in Camden for 41 years. Allen was a special, quiet man who had many friends.

He was predeceased by his parents, Harold and Louise Hayward, and a sister, Shirley Hayward. He is survived by his partner, Irene Blood; his siblings, Phyllis and Herbert Jordan, Rita and David Edman, Lynn and Shirley Hayward and Harold "Dale" and Geri Hayward; many nieces and nephews. Allen is also survived by Irene's family — Michele and Dale Pendleton, Catherine and Bryan Robbins, and Irene's grandchildren.

Graveside and Masonic service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, at Morrill Village Cemetery. Because of COVID restrictions, there is a limit of 100 in attendance. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to Excelsior #151 Masonic Lodge, c/o W. Frank Riley Secretary, P.O. Box 420, Belfast, ME 04915. Memories and condolences may be shared at ripostafh.com.