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Murray Arthur Lothrop

Male 1936 - 2007  (71 years)

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  • Name Murray Arthur Lothrop 
    Born 2 Jun 1936  Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Oct 2007  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    • Murray A. Lothrop
      Lewiston Sun-Journal
      Obituaries | Sunday, October 28, 2007 at 5:00 am

      Auburn - Murray A. Lothrop, 71, of Auburn, passed away on Oct. 26, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

      He was born in Lewiston on June 2, 1936, the son of Frank and Elizabeth (Wardwell) Lothrop.

      He graduated from Edward Little High School in 1955. He married his high school sweetheart, Jacqueline Varney, on Sept. 24, 1955.

      He worked for HP Hood, Prudential Insurance and finally retiring from Atlas Supply, of Lewiston.

      He was an avid gardener, which he enjoyed sharing with his neighbors and friends.

      He was a member of the First Universalist Church of Auburn where he was Cub master for Pack III, member of the board of directors, and also a member of the Men's Club. He was also very active with the Knucklebuster Motor Club where he held offices as president and vice president. Murray knew from experience why it's called Knucklebusters as he enjoyed working on his antique cars, many times hitting his knuckles.

      He is survived by his beloved wife of over 52 years, Jackie. Together they raised their four sons, Jeffrey and his wife, Lise, Daniel and his wife, Kathy, both of Auburn, Peter and his wife, Sherri, of Mechanic Falls and Keith and his wife, Debbie, of Oxford; and one daughter, Julie Ann and her husband, Steve London, of Windham; seven grandchildren, Jeremy and his wife, Lisa, Alan and his wife, Maria, Christeena, Cassandra and Brian Lothrop, Kyle and Ashley Welch; great-grandchildren, Alexis and Nicolas; sisters, Penny O' Brien of Poland, Virginia of Massachusetts; brother, Arthur Cass and his wife, Elaine, of Auburn; brothers-in-law, Richard and Barbara Varney of Norway, Bill and Val Varney of Detroit; father-in-law, G. Edward Varney of Auburn; and sister-in-law, Ruth Keeler of Tacoma, Wash.

      He was predeceased by an infant son, Murray Jr., in 1961; parents; and mother-in-law, Florence Varney.
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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jun 1936 - Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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    1. [S881] Lewiston Sun-Journal obituary.