Farley, Frederick G - Obituary - Hartford Courant Hartford, Connecticut Wednesday, October 31, 2007

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Farley, Frederick G - Obituary - Hartford Courant
Hartford, Connecticut
 Wednesday, October 31, 2007 - FARLEY, Frederick G. Frederick G. Farley, 80,...
FARLEY, Frederick G. Frederick G. Farley, 80, passed away Monday (October 29, 2007), after a brief illness. Fred was born December 5, 1926 in Bristol, to Alexander “Granville” and Dorothy (Horton) Farley and moved to Kittery, ME when he was 14. Fred graduated from Traip Academy and worked at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard during the closing years of World War II. He was a graduate of Keene State College in New Hampshire and the University of Hartford in Connecticut. He taught Industrial Arts and Vocational Vocational Education in Bristol and Southington until his retirement in 1983. Fred retired to Kittery, ME where he enjoyed his garden and wood shop, but most of all his friends. He was a member of the Lions International and especially especially enjoyed working on the club building, can collection and Christmas tree sales. He was a long time member of the Middle Street Baptist Church of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, NH, serving the church as trustee and deacon. Fred was predeceased predeceased by his beloved wife of over 50 years, Ellen (Stoddard) Farley. Following her death he volunteered at the Harbor home of York, Maine and at other nursing nursing homes where he could bring comfort and cheer. He is survived by his son Charles and daughter- in-law Joan, with whom he lived the last two years of his life; his brother and sister-in-law James and Lil; and nephews James, John and Joel and a niece Lizbeth. A celebration of Fred’s life will be held 11 a.m., Tuesday, November 6, at the Middle Street Baptist Church, Portsmouth, NH with the Rev. Vivan Martindale officiating. Interment will be in Orchard Grove Cemetery, Kittery, ME. Messages of condolence or memories memories may be shared through www.hampdengilpatrick.com

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