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David B. "Buster" Crockett

1928 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
David B. "Buster" Crockett Obituary
David "Buster" B. Crockett, 88
PORTLAND - David "Buster" B. Crockett, 88, died on Friday, March 25, 2016, at Mercy Hospital. He was born on Jan. 26, 1928, in New Gloucester, the son of David and Irene (Cole) Crockett.
Buster grew up in East Raymond and attended local schools. Following school he enlisted in the U.S. Army where he was a WWII veteran, member of the Pacific Theater, and participant in the U.S. occupation of Japan. He enjoyed a career as a mechanic with Congdon's Transportation/Deering Junction. Buster was an outdoorsman with a passion for hunting, fishing, and vegetable gardening. He loved traveling with his wife Barbara. Together they vacationed to Alaska, and many Canadian Provinces. Buster cherished time with his family and will always be remembered for his great sense of humor and hearty work ethic.
In addition to his parents, Buster was predeceased by his loving wife of 57 years, Barbara (Frye) Crockett; brother, Robert Crockett; and sister, Carolyn Edwards.
He is survived by children, Stephen Crockett and his wife Diane of Starks, Geoffrey Crockett of Industry, David Crockett and his wife Kathy of Auburn, Brian Crockett and his wife Nancy of Gorham, Rosanna Palmer of Wallingford, Conn., and Julie Pazareskis and her husband James of Wallingford, Conn.; sister Ruth James of Sacramento, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 31, at the Dolby Funeral Chapel, 434 River Rd., Windham. An hour of visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be private. To express condolences and participate in Busters online tribute, please visit: www.dolbyfuneralchapels.com

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Published in Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram on Mar. 28, 2016
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