Arthur 'Art' G.
Liberty Jr., 74
BANGOR -- Arthur 'Art' Liberty Jr., 74, died on Jan. 17, 2013, at his home. He was born in Portland on July 25, 1938, the son of Arthur G. and Mary A. (Chaisson) Liberty. He was a graduate of Pennell Institute, Gray, class of 1956.
Art worked for Greyhound Bus Company for 28 years. He was a member of the BPOE
of Brewer. Art's fondest memories were of times spent over the past 50 years, hunting, fishing , playing pool Texas Hold'em and telling stories at his camp in the northern Maine woods.
He was predeceased by his parents; a sister, Sylvia Handelan; and a step-brother, Jimmy Finney. Surviving are his beloved devoted wife of 26 years, Sharon (Arasate) Liberty of Bangor; daughter, Michelle McAtee and her husband Doug of New Gloucester, sons, Keith Caven of Bangor, Scott Liberty and his wife Olena of New Gloucester and Randy Liberty of Gray; six grandchildren, Morgan, Connor and Bailey McAtee, Miekal, Cassie and Kylee Liberty; two great-grandchildren, Lilah and Alexyana; two brothers, Dan Liberty and his wife Roxanne, Michael Liberty, one sister, Deborah Liberty Robbins and her husband Art; sister-in-law, Gail Liberty, all of Gray; step-brother, Billy Finney of Gray; brother- in-law, Lou Arasate of Massachusetts; several nieces, nephews; and many very special friends.
A special thank you to the Varney family for all they have done for Art and his family.
Relatives and friends are invited to call from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at Brookings- Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. Interment will be in Mt. Pleasant Catholic Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com
Gifts in his memory may be sent to:
Tufts Medical Center Trust
800 Washington St., Box 231
Boston, Massachusetts 02111
Arthur 'Art' G. Liberty Jr.