Arthur H. Rumery - age: 91
(August 01, 1921 to June 21, 2013
A memorial service will be held Tuesday 1:00 PM at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home 365 Main St, Saco. Rev. Merle Steva will officiate. A reception will follow at First Parish Congregational Church UCC. Private burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contribution in his memory for his niece, Melissa Ivesí Charity walk to http://main.nationalmssociety.org/goto/mbb
Saco, Arthur H. Rumery, 91, of Middle St and formerly of Flag Pond Rd passed away June 21, 2013 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice house. He was born in Newton, Massachusetts August 1, 1921 the son of Arthur F. and Theresa Larrabee Rumery.
Arthur attended Newton schools before graduating from Thornton Academy in 1941. During World War II, he served in the United States Marine Corp from 1942 until 1946 reaching the rank of Sergeant. He later attended Boston University.
He was Sales Manager for Enterprise Foundry in Lewiston Maine until 1984.
He and his wife Polly wintered in Florida since 1989.
Arthur enjoyed golf, fishing and wood carving.
He was a member of the Saco Masonic Lodge # 9 AF & AM, Annette Chapter 184 Order of the Eastern Star and a life time member of the Biddeford Saco Country Club.
He and his wife were long time residents of Saco and faithful alumnae of the Thornton Academy.
Arthur was a member of the First Parish Congregational Church UCC of Saco and had attended Standish Congregation Church.
Arthur is predeceased by his wife Pauline Macomber Rumery in March of 2012.
Survivors include a son Ralph F. Rumery and his wife Cathy of Beverly, Massachusetts, a sister in law Marilyn Ives of Saco and various nephews and nieces throughout New England.