Peter Nason, 74, of Albany Township passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at his residence, with his loving wife by his side.
He was born in Lewiston, 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 of 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; stepbrothers, Bernard and Harry Jr.; and brother-in-law, Peter Bither.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillfuneralservices.com.
Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours 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 Street, Oxford. Interment will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park, Turner Street, Auburn with military hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peter's memory to the Stoneham Rescue, P.O. Box 42, Stoneham, ME 04231.