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Blaine Gordon Akerley

Blaine Gordon Akerley

Male 1937 - 2018  (80 years)

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  • Name Blaine Gordon Akerley 
    Born 15 Aug 1937  Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Education Edward Little High School, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, 1956 
    Occupation Mechanic 
    Died 7 Aug 2018  Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Blaine Gordon Akerley

      Lewiston Sun-Journal August 11, 2018

      BRIDGTON — Blaine Gordon Akerley, 80, of Lewiston, passed away peacefully after a short illness Tuesday, Aug. 7, at his niece Kelly’s home with his family and loved ones by his side.

      Blaine was born Aug. 15, 1937, the son of Basil and Helen Akerley. He was a graduate of Edward Little High School.

      Loved by the business, hot rod and motorcycle communities throughout the state, Blaine was a prominent businessman here in Lewiston for over 60 years at Lewiston Transmission. He rode his motorcycle with close friends every week up until his illness.

      Blaine is survived by the mother of his children, Connie Akerley, of Arizona; sons, Scott and wife, Diann, of Lewiston and Stephen and wife, Tricia, of California; daughters, Doreen LaFrance of California, Shanna and husband, John Hunkins, of California and Melissa Akerley of Pennsylvania; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. He will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews and other family members, as well as many friends.

      He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Gerard.
    Person ID I2211  Reed
    Last Modified 1 May 2019 

    Father Basil MacFarlane Akerley,   b. 16 Jul 1913, Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1998, Sebastacook Valley Hospital, Pittsfield, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Helen May Gibb,   b. 13 Feb 1914, Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1953, Central Maine General Hospital, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1933  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Living 
    Children 
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     7. Twin Son Akerley,   b. 5 Jul 1967, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1967  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F1533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F2272  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Aug 1937 - Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Aug 2018 - Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).