Peter Nason

ALBANY TOWNSHIP — Peter Nason, 74, of Albany Township, passed away Sunday, June 3, at his residence, with his loving wife by his side.

He was born in Lewiston on Dec. 30, 1937, son of Harry Nason Sr. and Harriet Files Nason. He was a graduate of Edward Little High School, Kimball Union Prep School, University of Maine and ROTC — Sigma Chi Fraternity. He proudly served his country as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

Throughout his working career, he sold real estate, worked at RCA and Mecon Manufacturing, taught at Oxford Hills High School and Poland School, and was a Maine guide. He was past president for the Waterford World’s Fair. Peter loved playing horseshoes, hunting, fishing, collecting antique clocks and dancing.

He is survived by his wife of 19 and a half years, Judith (Hemingway) of Albany Township; two sons, Joshua of Manchester, N.H., and Adam of Somerville, Mass.; sister Caroline Bither of Wilmington, Del.; three nephews; one niece; one great-nephew; and two great-nieces.

He was predeceased by his mother and father; brother, Donald; and stepbrothers, Bernard and Harry Jr.

Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, June 8, from 10 to 11 a.m. with a funeral service at 11 a.m. at Oxford Hills and Weston Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford. Interment will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park, Turner Street, Auburn, with military honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peter’s memory to Stoneham Rescue, P.O. Box 42, Stoneham, ME 04231.

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