Horace C. Stinson Jr.

CUMBERLAND - Horace C. Stinson Jr., 79, of Chebeague Island died April 10, 2001, in Morrisville, Vt.

He was born in Portland, a son of Horace Sr. and Francis Weed Stinson.

Mr. Stinson served in the Navy.

He worked as a manager in the laundry department at the Burbank Hospital in Fitchburg, Mass., retiring in 1986. After his retirement, he was the parking lot attendant for the Chebeague Transportation Co. for 14 years.

He was a member of the Portland Corner Stone Lodge F&AM, and a member of the Scottish Rite of the Lodge. He was also a member of the Kora Temple in Lewiston.

In 1942, he married the former Marjorie Frizzell. She died in 1992.

Surviving are a son, Rodney of Greensboro, Vt., and a daughter, Beth Stinson of Kennebunk.

Visiting hours will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Hay & Peabody Funeral Home, 749 Congress St., Portland, with a funeral service at 1 p.m. Burial with military honors will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery in Portland. Arrangements in Vermont are by Converse-Rushford Funeral Home.


In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Chebeague Island Rescue.