ROCKPORT — Douglass C. Knowlton, 32, of Rockport, passed away after a brief illness, in Boston, Mass. Douglass was born on Sept. 28, 1990, in Rockland, to Scott D. Knowlton and Ursula Knowlton.

Douglass grew up in Waldoboro and attended local schools. He attended Medomak Valley High School. He started lobstering locally at 15. He then went on to Friendship, Alaska and dragging out of Boston.

He loved the outdoors, especially fishing. He was a happy, out-going good person. It seemed he was always helping someone.

He was predeceased by his grandfather Douglass Knowlton. He is survived by his companion Dezarae McPhee of Camden and their daughter Zariyah; his father, Scott D. Knowlton and wife Amy; brothers Maximus Knowlton, Gunnar Knowlton, Riley Knowlton and sister Lilly Knowlton, all of Dixfield; brother Damien Nadeau of Farmington; his mother Ursula Knowlton; brothers Michael Knowlton (Autumn Pettee), Christoffer Knowlton and sister Vanessa Knowlton, all of Thomaston; grandmother Elaine “Oma” Knowlton of Waldoboro; aunt Michelle Knowlton (Dale Griffin) of Waldoboro; and cousins Nicole Brann and Joey Brann of Waldoboro. He is also survived by several great aunts and uncles along with many cousins.

A time of visitation will be held on Jan. 14, 2023, from 4-6 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro. A graveside service will be held at Riverside Cemetery in the spring to be announced.

Hall’s of Waldoboro has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, visit his Book of Memories at