Barry L. Pendleton, 69, of Boothbay, Maine, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on April 7, 2019 at the VA Togus Springs facility in Augusta, Maine.
Barry was the son of Frederick and Althea (Cowan) Pendleton. He grew up in Wiscasset and worked in his father’s store, Pendleton’s Market, and at the age of 16 earned enough money to buy a red convertible. He graduated from Wiscasset High School, served four years in the Navy during the Vietnam War and two years in the Naval Reserves. He worked as a welder at Bath Iron Works, a painter with Steve Pitcher, and enjoyed working at Boothbay Harbor Country Club. For 13 years he helped with the Special Olympic charity golf tournament.
He enjoyed golf, football, sailing, landscape work and spending time on the water.
Barry was predeceased by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 11 years, Lucille Brown Pendleton; daughters, Erika Stokes and Alice Cromwell; brother, Stephen Pendleton; stepchildren, Emmy Cayabyab, Julie Norwood, Kimberly Staples, Devin Brown, Shawn Washburn and Vicky Washburn; grandchildren, Arianna Stokes, Alex Stokes, Hannah Pinkham, Garrett Pinkham, Monica Staples Edwards, Tareik Norwood, Austin Crocker and Christian Staples; nephews, Tyler, John and Chris; two great-granddaughters, Lexi and Zyia; two nieces; and several cousins.
A celebration of Barry’s life will be held on Saturday, April 27 at 4 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, Industrial Park Road, Boothbay, Maine.
Hall’s of Boothbay has the care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, please visit hallfuneralhomes.com