Billy F. Waters

Jun 11, 2018
Billy Waters

South Thomston — Billy F. "Bill" Waters, 89, died peacefully at his home Monday, June 4, 2018.

Born in Chicago June 1, 1929, he was the son of Frank and Alma Sutela Waters. Moving to Maine as a baby, he had been a lifelong South Thomaston resident and attended local schools there.

A hard worker his entire life, Bill enlisted in the Army in 1951. Serving during the Korean War, he was honorably discharged in 1953.

Returning to civilian life, Bill worked driving a cement truck for Star Brothers. He also worked building homes in the construction industry and later at Marine Colloids.

For many years he greatly enjoyed spending winters in Florida and growing tomatoes at his home.

Predeceased by two sons, Billy Waters Jr. and George Waters; and a grandson, Rory Waters, Bill is survived by his sons, Daryl Waters and his wife, Laurie, David Waters, all of South Thomaston; his daughter, Toinie Waters, of Searsmont; his grandchildren, Braelyn Waters, Natashia Waters, Alina Couillard and her husband, Donny, Anthony Toto III and his wife, Heather, Crystal Waters and Jessica Waters.

A graveside service will be held at noon Tuesday, July 10, at Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Mt. Vernon Road, Augusta.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 351, Togus, ME 04330-3151.

Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland. To share a memory or condolence with the Waters’ family, visit their Book of Memories at bchfh.com.

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