Wesley E. Doughty


Chebeague Island- Wesley E. Doughty, 79, of Western Landing Road, passed away on August 22, 2009 following a brief illness. He was born on October 4, 1929, a son of Sidney A. and Venora G. (Westman) Doughty. He was born on Chebeague Island and lived there all his life.

He worked as a commercial fisherman and lobsterman. He was also a deckhand on the Portland Pilot vessel and for Moran Towing of Maine for many years. He loved sport hunting of all kinds.

He was pre-deceased by his parents, four brothers and two sisters.

He is survived by a daughter, Kimberly G. Doughty of Calais, ME;  stepdaughter, Bronwyn Shorey of Corinna, ME;  sister, Marlene Bowen of Cumberland, ME; brother, Lawson Doughty of Cumberland. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and an uncle.

A graveside service will be held at 1 PM on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at Chebeague Island Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Lindquist Funeral Home, Yarmouth.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Chebeague Health Center, c/o Gail Miller, 36 Fenderson Rd. Chebeague Island, ME 04017.