Fulton Butler, 81, of Farmington, died May 1 at Sandy River Center for Healthcare in Farmington with his family by his side.
He was born in Duxbury, Mass., Jan. 24, 1937, the son of Howard and Elizabeth Butler and received his education in Massachusetts schools. Mr. Butler was a long-time police officer having served the communities of Winthrop, Hallowell, and Wiscasset, where he served as the chief of police for eight years. He also worked as a maritime insurance investigator and was head of security for Unum. He was an avid reader and motorcyclist, having served as president of the United Bikers of Maine and was a motorcycle rights activist. He also helped his wife, Brenda on their Alpaca farm in Farmington Falls.
He is survived by wife, Brenda of Farmington Falls; children, Scott Butler, Alan Butler, Stephan Butler, and Heather Butler; stepchildren, Stacy Dill and Roy Simoneau; and many grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be held from 1-3 p.m., Sat., May 19 at 998 Farmington Falls Rd., Farmington.
Condolences and tributes may be shared on his memorial wall at wilesrc.com.
Cremation care has been provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Rd., Farmington.