SEWELL Willis Keith

SEWELL Willis Keith

Male 1932 - 2017  (84 years)

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  • Name SEWELL Willis Keith 
    Born 12 Dec 1932  Dixmont, Penobscot, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Between 1951 and 1957  [2
    as a Boilerman-6 (BT-6) aboard USS Barton (DD-772) 
    U.S.S. Barton (DD-722)
    U.S.S. Barton (DD-722)
    Veteran & Patriot of the Korean War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Korean War
    Occupation a warehouse foreman  [1
    _UID 6D5D0D38EB9ED5118A064445535400003E3D 
    Died 13 Jul 2017  Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Scarborough Maine Veterans' Home 
    • (OBIT: Willis Keith "Bill" Sewell, 84, of Caribou, passed away peacefully July 13, 2017 at Scarborough Veteran's Home. He was born in Dixmont, December 12, 1932 the son of the late Harold and Velma Cullins Sewell.

      He was a graduate of Houlton High School and served with the US Navy during the Korean War serving on the USS Barton from 1951-1957.

      He married Marjorie J Noyes and she predeceased him in 1999.

      Willis was employed by Brake Service and Dead River for many years. He was a longtime member of the Gray Memorial United Methodist Church, and was also a member of the Lister Knowlton Post 9389 VFW and Caribou Lodge #150 A.F. & A.M.

      He is survived by his daughter Lynn Sewell of South Portland, two sisters, Lydia Shaw of Calais and Frances Carson of Littleton, several nieces and nephews.

      Friends may call at the Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou, Monday July 17, 2017 from 1pm until time of services. Funeral services will be held at 2pm from the chapel of the funeral home with Pastor Darren Bonville officiating. Interment with military honors will be in the Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery, Caribou.)
    Buried Aft 13 Jul 2017  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery 
    BT1 Willis K. Sewell military marker
    BT1 Willis K. Sewell military marker

    WILLIS K.
    SEWELL
    BT1
    US NAVY
    KOREA
    DEC 12 1932
    JUL 13 2017
    USS BARTON
    1951 - 1957

    Plot: L Row 15 Site 63
    Person ID I819  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2017 

    Father SEWELL Harold Lothrip,   b. 13 Oct 1893, Brighton, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933, Houlton, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother CULLINS Velma L.,   b. 3 Jul 1905, Monticello, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1986, Houlton, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 5 Aug 1925  Monticello, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family NOYES Marjorie Jeanette,   b. 12 Mar 1923, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1999, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 26 May 1966  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Gray Memorial United Methodist Church 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Dec 1932 - Dixmont, Penobscot, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Address:
    Gray Memorial United Methodist Church - 26 May 1966 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Scarborough Maine Veterans' Home - 13 Jul 2017 - Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery - Aft 13 Jul 2017 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine
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  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Person-Noyes, Ruth (Morgan).

    2. [S251] Person-Noyes, Paul M., 7/16/2013 interview with Bill Sewell.

    3. [S251] Person-Noyes, Paul M., PM from Lynn Sewell; 13 Jul 2017.

    4. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #181350178.

    5. [S35] Marriage-O/L-ME State Archives Marriage Records.