Carlton W. Cole
Mr. Carlton W. Cole, 93, died Sunday, April 11, 2010 at Ledgeview Nursing Home in West Paris. He was a resident of Greenwood.
Born in Greenwood, Maine, on Nov. 10, 1916, he was a son of Daniel and Bertha “Nettie” (Swan) Cole. He attended Greenwood schools. He worked as a farm hand and as a woodsman for many years and then for EKCO Products until his retirement in May of 1979 as a machine operator.
He was married in Bethel, Maine, on Oct. 23, 1954 to Lenona Roberts who survives of Greenwood. Other survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Debbie Cushing and her husband William of Bethel; two sons, Marvin Cole and his wife Linda of Greenwood, Ronald Cole and his wife Paula of Greenwood; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and special friends, Joe and Donna Taylor of Gilead. He was predeceased by baby girl Cole; five sisters, Laura Seames, Tina Morgan, Carrie Robinson, Ethlyn Cole, Miss Muriel Cole; one brother,Lester Cole.
The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff at Ledgeview and to Dr. Peter Harbage.
Private services will be held at the family’s convenience. Interment will be in the Hicks Cemetery in Greenwood. Those who desire may contribute to the Ledgeview Living Center, c/o Activity Fund, 14 Bethel Road, West Paris, ME 04289 in his memory. Online register book and shared memories may be expressed at www.meaderandson.com.