Richard E. Leeman Jr.

Mon, 05/15/2023 - 2:45pm

Richard “Dickie” Edward Leeman Jr., 61, of Middle Road, Boothbay Harbor passed peacefully in his sleep on May 12, 2023, at his residence.

He was born in Boothbay Harbor on Sept. 5, 1961, a son of Richard Edward Leeman Sr. and Rebecca L. (Barter).

He attended local schools. Dick was a self-employed carpenter, a dooryard mechanic, and a shellfish harvester. He could grow anything he touched.

He is survived by his life partner, Teresa A. Townsend of Boothbay Harbor; one son, Colter Leeman and his wife Shannon of Boothbay; one daughter, Tuesday Dorr of Portland, Oregon; two brothers, Dusty of Boothbay and Leslie of Lewiston; one sister, Caprice of Boothbay; one grandson, Finn Leeman; his best friends, Steve G. and Frank M.; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his mother and father-in-law, Robert E. and Rebecca E. Townsend and one brother, Fabian Stoddard.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High Street, Bath. Condolences may be made online at