Donald M. Oliver
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Donald M. Oliver
  • January 14, 1949 - June 21, 2017
  • Greene, Maine

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LEWISTON: Donald M. Oliver, Jr., 68, of Greene passed away on Wednesday June 21, 2017 at CMMC in Lewiston. He was born in Oshkosh, WI on January 14, 1949 a son of the late Donald Oliver, Sr. and Elizabeth Oliver. At a young age, he and his family moved to Scarborough, ME where they would reside for many years. Growing up, Don attended local schools and was a graduate of Scarborough High School. After high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and proudly served his country during the Vietnam Conflict. After returning home, Don helped raise his family and worked for many years as a Warehouse Supervisor at Schlotterbeck and Foss until his retirement. Don will always be remembered for his passion of the outdoors with fishing and boating as well as his love for playing cribbage and the spoons. He loved everything about the State of Maine and was honored to be a "Maineiac" From the mountains to the coast, he enjoyed every bit of this wonderful state. He will be deeply missed by many.

He is survived by his son, Jonathan Oliver of Illinois, his brother, Bob Oliver and his wife Sandra of Lewiston, his sister, Carol Martin of Oxford and his sister-in-law, Paulette Oliver of Saco. He also leaves behind four granddaughters, his great-grandson and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Donald M. Oliver, III and his brother, Dick Oliver. Condolences may be shared with his family at www.thefortingroupauburn.com

A memorial gathering and celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday June 28, 2017 from 4-8pm at Fortin\Auburn with military honors on behalf of the Air Force at 7pm. Words of Remembrance from family and friends will be at 6pm. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in Don's memory to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice 15 Strawberry Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group \ Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services 217 Turner St.Auburn, 783-8545.