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David J. Lingard Sr.

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David J.
Lingard Sr., 59
JAY -- David J. Lingard Sr., 59, of Jay, died unexpectedly, Monday evening, May 5, 2014, at his home in Jay.
He was born on Oct. 7, 1954, in Farmington, the youngest child of 11 children to Ray Smith Lingard and Lucille (Williams) Lingard. He attended local schools, graduating from Jay High School in 1972.
David enlisted in the U.S. Navy after school and served during Vietnam.
Upon his return from the service, he resided in Jacksonville, Fla., during the mid 1970s where he worked various jobs including driving cab. He moved back to Maine in 1978 and worked at GH Bass for numerous years. He later worked at the former Boise Cascade paper mill in Rumford.
David was very mechanically inclined and enjoyed tinkering on anything he could get his hands on, especially his granddaughters vehicles. He also enjoyed watching old westerns and doing cross-word puzzles.
He is survived by his longtime companion, Debbie Bootier of Jay; two children, Merry St. Pierre and her husband Jeff of Livermore, and David Lingard Jr. of Farmington; two grandchildren, Lorayanna and LaDesta Tracy of Livermore; siblings, Marcia Acker of Florida, Jeanne Oakes of Jay, Ray Lingard of Nevada, Lillian Libby of Gorham and Lawrence Lingard of Windham; mother- in-law, Dorothy Foley of Farmington; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents; and siblings, Mildred Dresser, Elizabeth Cushing, Ronald King, Janet Dickey and Vivian Rousselle.
Memorial visitation was held from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Rd., Rte. 133, P.O. Box 85, Jay, Maine 04239. Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with his family and friends on his tribute wall at www.wilesrc.com.
Gifts may be given in
his memory to his family,
in care of the funeral home.
David J. Lingard Sr.

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Published in Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram on May 11, 2014
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