Donald E. Brewer, 85 died Tuesday, April 13th in Southport.
Born in his family home on West Southport, January 30, 1936. He was the first of three children born to Leslie and Dorothy Brewer.
Donald spent his life on Southport where he met and married Nora E. Tomer on April 15th 1961.
He was a lifelong commercial fisherman. He went Stop Seining, herring, lobstering, shrimping, tuna, ground fishing and anything else he could catch! He was also an avid Red Sox fan and loved his dog Sadie.
He was a member of the Maine Lobsterman’s Association.
Pre Deceased by: His parents, Leslie and Dot Brewer and son Leslie W. Brewer II
Survived by his wife Nora of 60 years. Three sons, Donald E. Brewer Jr., Maynard E. Brewer, Christopher Abaldo of Maryland and daughter Amy E. Durham of Bermuda. Grandchildren AJ Durham, Sherman Brewer, Isabelle Abaldo, Jacob Brewer and Logan Abaldo. Sister Sandra Thibault and brother Peter (Linda) Brewer and several close nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donation can be made to:
or Mail your donations to:
The Boothbay Region Maritime Foundation
P.O. Box 285 Boothbay, Harbor, ME 04538
A Celebration of Life and Boat Parade will be held on Sunday, May 16th at noon with a reception at Robinson’s Wharf to follow at 1:00pm.