Obituary for Mark C. Weymouth
East Millinocket and Howland – Mark Weymouth, 59, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, due to complications of juvenile diabetes.
He was born October 17, 1958 in Lincoln, the son of Byron and Rebecca (Fleming) Weymouth.
Mark was a graduate of Penobscot Valley High School, class of 1977. After graduation, he worked for Sheradan Smith doing construction. He was also employed at Hallett’s Doors and Windows in Howland, a job he always spoke well of, and retired from Georgia Pacific in Old Town in 2001 when his health stopped cooperating. For more than 25 years, he was owner and operator of Mark’s Appliance Repair. He was well known and liked and will be remembered for his skills in efficient repair work, and his outgoing and friendly personality. Mark not only “saved the day” for many of his clients with his work, he also brightened their day with a warm visit and encouraging word. He had a very loyal customer base throughout the Katahdin Region and was well liked by all in the community. Mark was a member of Nollesemic Lodge #205, A.F & A.M. in Millinocket.
He is survived by his wife, Robin (Page) Weymouth of East Millinocket; his children, Mark “Andy” Weymouth and his wife Lacey of Orange Park, Florida, and Amanda Bragdon and her partner, Paul Wakefield of Lowell; his step children, whom he regarded as his own, Ryan Porter and his wife Angela of Milford, Rihana McGowan and her husband Ryan of Steep Falls; a son in law, Jon Bragdon; his beloved grandchildren, Alex & Ben Weymouth, Levi Bragdon, Brayden and Aria Porter, and Atticus McGowan; three sisters, Harriett Smiley, Sharon Hooper and her husband Miles, and Martha Nash and her husband Lenny; a brother, Bruce Weymouth; a brother in law, Gary Jackson; sisters in law, Dawn McIntyre and her husband Bob, and Jamie Nightingale; special nieces Missy and Beth, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Byron “Sonny” Weymouth, a special sister, Dianne Jackson and brother in law, Dave Smiley, sister in law Pamela Ethier and brother in law Mike Ethier.
Those who knew Mark remember him as an exceptionally smart and witty man. He really enjoyed going for ATV rides, camping, and sitting by the fire with his family and special friends. He will be deeply missed by Claudia Noyes and Pete Stitham, Bill and Marilyn Brunette, Tom and Sylvia McGibbon, Ann Ravin, Reed and Judy Dionne, and Harold Smith.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Mark’s doctors and specialists for their wonderful care during his lifetime.
Friends are invited to visit with the family 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. Saturday, February 10 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack Street, Millinocket, where funeral services will be held 2 P.M. Sunday, February 11 with the Rev. Bruce Siket officiating. Spring interment will be at the East Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Mark may be sent to help defray funeral expenses to Robin Weymouth, C/O EastMill Federal Credit Union, 60 Main Street, East Millinocket, ME 04430, or consider giving the gift of life by becoming an organ donor.