Capt. Cornelius Garrett “Garry” Houtsma, U.S. Coast Guard-retired, 95, of Thomaston died March 13, 2010, at Penobscot Bay Medical Center in Rockport.

A complete obituary will follow at a later date.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, March 20 at 11 a.m., with a gathering time to follow, at the Hall & Bibber Funeral Home, 78 Main St. in Thomaston. A graveside service, with full military honors, will be held Wednesday, June 2 at 9 a.m. at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.

Arrangements are with the Hall & Bibber Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Thomaston. Condolences to the family may be expressed through