George Edwin Wellman, 72, died April 8, 2013, in Waldoboro.

He was born Oct. 8, 1940, in Waldoboro to Lester J. Wellman Sr. and Helen B. Creamer Wellman. He worked at Mack-Clark Bottling Company in Waldoboro and later for Nick DePatsy at DePatsy’s Bowling Lanes as a maintenance worker for many years. He also worked for many people in the community. He enjoyed hanging on the corner in downtown Waldoboro and enjoyed seeing people.

George was often heard saying, “if your headed over to the store, I’d gladly catch a ride with you.” He will be greatly missed by all his friends around town, who would always be greated with a smile and a wave from George. He had a love of music, and dancing, especially with the ladies. He also enjoyed gardening and old movies.

He was predeceased by three brothers, Roy Lester Jr. and William; two sisters, Alice Wellman and Bertha Simmons; brother-in-law, Melvin Simmons. He is survived by two sisters, Hazel Turner and her husband Ralph of Hollis, Murtel Simmons of Cushing; nieces, Deborah Turner of Saco, Virginia Joy and her husband Ted of Westbrook, Tammy Harrington and her husband Pat of Augusta; nephews, Mitchell Wellman of Nobleboro, Steven Simmons of Jefferson, Roger Simmons of Warren, Albert and Richard Simmons of Friendship; friends, Amie Lee, Bridgett Miller, Lyndsey Miller, Jacob White, Kevin White and friends at The Narrows, Jeff, Jess, Jen and Crystal.

Visiting hours will be held Sunday, April 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro. A service to celebrate George’s life will be held Monday, April 15, at 1 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home in Waldoboro. Rev. Wayne Sawyer will officiate. Burial will follow in the Shuman Cemetery in Waldoboro.

Contributions in George’s memory may be made to the Waldoboro Food Pantry, 93 Friendship Road, Waldoboro 04572.

You can share your condolences with the family by visiting hallfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the Hall Funeral Home in Waldoboro.