Maynard R. Ames
Friendship — Maynard Raymond Ames, 67, died Sept. 10, 2013, at Maine Medical Center.
He was born July 26, 1946 in Rockland to Raymond Ames and Sylvia Post. He grew up in Spruce Head and graduated from Rockland High School.
Maynard worked as a truck driver delivering lobsters for Coastal Fisheries and later Graffam Brothers to Boston and Rhode Island. He enjoyed music, especially the guitar and drums. He loved to watch professional sports, and his favorite teams were the Red Sox, New England Patriots, Atlanta Braves and the New York Giants. He also enjoyed college sports.
Maynard was a kind and a gentle man. He would never say a bad word about anyone.
He is predeceased by his parents, Raymond and Sylvia, and his brother, Norman Ames.
He is survived by his sons, Ben Ames of Friendship, Jacob Ames and his wife Jennie of Rockland, and his daughter, Jenny Ames of Rockland. He is also survived by his sister, Cynthia Simmons and her husband George of Cushing, nephews Venson Simmons of Friendship and Doyle Simmons of Rockland, and a niece Valerie Simmons of Cushing.
A graveside service will be held at Ocean View Cemetery in Spruce Head at Monday, Sept. 16, at 2 p.m. David Ronco will officiate.
You are invited to share you condolences, memories and photos with the Ames family by visiting their Book of Memories at hallfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 949 Main St., Waldoboro.