Wilson "Bill" A. Fish

Dec 17, 2012
Wilson "Bill" A. Fish

Union — Wilson ‘Bill’ A. Fish, 73, died unexpectedly, Wednesday evening, Dec. 12, 2012, while returning with his wife from a visit with friends in Friendship.

Born in Dexter, Oct. 21, 1939, he was the son of Robert and Delilah Engstrom Fish. He was educated in Dexter schools.

He married Shelia Parreault Gibbs in Union, Dec. 31, 1998. The couple have since resided in Union.

Throughout his career Bill worked as a carpenter. More recently he worked at Lincoln Center for the Arts in Rockland, Thompson Community Center in Union, Prock Marine, Maple Lane Builders, and R&R Construction.

Bill’s favorite pastime was hunting and fishing.

He will be greatly missed by his many friends and family.

Other than his parents, Bill was pre-deceased by one son William Fish in 2011. He is survived by his beloved wife, of Union; one son Robert Fish of Derry, N.H.; his step-son Rodney Gibbs and his family of Warren; a brother, Delmont "Delly" Colson and his wife Janet of Skowhegan; a sister, Beverly Dixon and her husband Alfonse of Norridgewock; one granddaughter, Beth Stuart, her husband Brent and their son Joey; as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Bill’s directive was, upon his passing, there would be no services.

Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock Street, Rockland. To share a memory or story with Bill’s family, please visit his online Book of Memories bchfh.com.





Comments (1)
Posted by: Jason Wiley | Dec 18, 2012 20:20

It's a great loss for the Thompson Community Center. It was always nice when Bill would pop in for a visit during our events. He always had a story to tell and a hand to lend. He will be sadly missed by all of us.

Jason Wiley

Chairman of the Board

Thompson Community Center

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