Gordon L. Weeks, 73

Gordon Weeks

Gordon Weeks

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Gordon Lewis Weeks, 73, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., passed on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at home, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on June 16, 1942, in Damariscotta, son of the late Arthur L. Weeks and Mildred Mahan Weeks.

Gordon was a member of the First Congregational Church of Bristol, the Maine Lacrosse Officials Association and the Jaycees of Bridgton. He retired from Bridgton Academy in 1991, where he taught math, coached football and basketball, and was the assistant headmaster.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Jill Weeks; three sons, Jeffrey Weeks of Raymond, Scott Weeks of Deland, Fla. and Michael Weeks of Port Orange, Fla.; and six grandchildren.

A celebration of Gordon’s life will be held at Strong-Hancock Funeral Home, Damariscotta, in June. Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet, S.C., (843-651-1440) is assisting the family. Online condolences may be directed to: www.burroughsfh.com

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the US Lacrosse Foundation, “The First Stick Program” or the “Coaching and Officials Education Program,” 113 West University Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21210, or Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital, 22 Bramhall Street, Portland, ME 04102.

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