Peter Francis Timoney, 61, of Chamberlain, died Feb. 18 at his home.
He was born April 10, 1956 in Boston, Mass., a son of the late James and Florence (Kelley) Timoney.
Peter grew up in Newton, Mass., and was a graduate of Newton North High School, a member of the class of 1974. He earned his Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Technician certification from East Coast Aero Tech in Bedford, Mass. Following graduation he began his career in the U.S. Air Force. He joined the 102nd Flight Wing at Otis Air National Guard Base as a crew chief and retired as a fight chief at the rank of Senior Master Sergeant. He retired to Maine in 2008.
Peter loved riding motorcycles, shooting at the range, fishing, and spending time with his two Boston Terriers, Harry and Herbie. He enjoyed being outdoors and working in his yard.
In addition to his loving wife of more than 29 years, Peggy (Layton) Timoney of Chamberlain, Peter is survived by brothers, Paul E. Timoney of East Falmouth, Mass., and Lawrence P. Timoney of Hyannis, Mass.; sister, Ellen O’Dell and husband Rev. Andrew R, O’Dell of Charleston, S.C.; niece, Lily O’Dell; nephew, Andrew O’Dell; and several cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for a time of visitation from 9-10 a.m., Tues., Feb. 27 at the Strong-Hancock Funeral Home, 612 Main St., Damariscotta, where a funeral will follow at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Andrew O’Dell officiating. Interment will be that afternoon at 1 p.m. in the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 163 Mount Vernon Rd., Augusta.
Should friends so desire, donations may be made in Peter’s memory to the Owls Head Transportation Museum, P.O. Box #277, Owls Head, ME 04854.
Condolences, and messages for his family, may be expressed by visiting www.StrongHancock.com.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Strong-Hancock Funeral Home, 612 Main St., Damariscotta.