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Albert James Maberry (1948-2020)

Albert James Maberry

CHESTERVILLE - Albert James Maberry, 71, passed away on Jan. 8, 2020, at his home in Chesterville. He was born on Sept. 2, 1948 in Mechanic Falls, the son of Fred and Ruth (Benson) Maberry. He graduated from Mechanic Falls High School in the class of 1968. Albert served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War, 1968 to 1972. On July 25, 1992, Albert married Diane Knowles at the Knowles Farm in Chesterville. For many years, he worked as a forklift operator at Forster Manufacturing in Dryden. Albert was a member of the American Legion Post #150 in Mechanic Falls and attended the Union Baptist Church in Farmington Falls. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in his leisure time.

Albert is survived by; his wife, Diane Maberry of Chesterville; daughter, Stephanie Lynn Maberry of Jay; sons, Scott David Maberry and wife Angel of Wilton, and Shaun Albert Maberry of Livermore Falls; granddaughters, Brieanna Mae Maberry and Chloe Lee Maberry; grandsons, Kaden Alexander Albert Maberry and Damion James Maberry; brothers, Robert Lee Maberry and wife Patricia of Oxford, Donny (Red) Maberry and partner Beth Storey; sisters, Sandra Jean Crabtree of Poland, Linda Lou Record and husband Vernon of Poland; mother in-law, Melissa Knowles; brother in-law, Orin (Bud) Knowles and wife Sheri; sister in-law, Julia Knowles Galusha and husband Michael. He was predeceased by; his brother, Richard Alton Maberry; sister, Sheryl Ann Maberry; granddaughter, Dakoda Lynn Maberry; grandson, Scott David Maberry Jr.; and father in-law, Orin L. Knowles.

Donations may be made in Albert’s memory to the National MS Society, 74 Gray Road, Falmouth, ME 04105.

An hour of visitation will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., followed by a funeral service to begin at 2 pm, with Rev. Robbie Locke officiating, at Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service, 488 Farmington Falls Rd., Farmington, ME 04938. Interment with military honors will be later in the spring at the Webster Cemetery in Farmington.

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  1. Sorry to hear that he has passed, he will be missed by all that knew him. I always had fun razing him and we would laugh. We worked together at Franklin Shoe for a few years , he was a good worker and like by all .A special set of wings are waiting for you. Rest in Peace Albert

  2. Dad I am so missing you so much. I love you very much.

  3. Diane and family so sorry to hear of Alberts passing.

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family.

  5. So very sorry Diane and family. I am so grateful that I got to meet him and go to church with him for awhile. I know he was a great man! I am praying for you Diane and for all of the family for God's amazing peace and strength.

  6. Diane and Family I'm so sorry for your loss. I'll be thinking of you and sending love and hugs.

  7. Condolences to Alberts family and friends. No matter how tough things were for Albert, he always found something to laugh about. He made the best of any situation. RIP.

  8. Ever a smile or a joke. Always enjoyed having him around. Prayers to you and the family.

  9. Condolences to the Mayberry family.
    Scott and Angel, our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  10. My condolences to Diane and family.

  11. I miss you gumpy, love you