PALMYRA – Gareth Elliot Weeks, 63, went home to his Lord March 16, 2007. He was born Jan. 10, 1944, in Pittsfield, Mass., a son of Clement and Helen Weeks. Gary grew up in Lebanon Springs, N.Y., and was employed for 30 years by IBM in California. He moved to Maine in 1995 and had served on the Palmyra Planning Board and the SAD 48 School Board. In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife Marjorie; his daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Brad Johnson and their two children, Trevor and Cassandra; his son and daughter-in-law, Ryan and Lindsay Weeks; his sisters, Jackie Mitchell and Judy Alexander; his brothers, Glen and Greg Weeks; several nieces, nephews and cousins; his stepchildren, Brad and Scott Medling and Leah Joy Collatos. Gary’s mother predeceased him. Gary loved and was loved by his family and many friends. He was very fond of his church, the United Baptist Church, Dover-Foxcroft, where memorial services will be held 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 21. He loved God and had a special interest in church missions; therefore, the family is requesting that memorial donations be made in lieu of flowers to Shepherd’s Baptist Ministries, 1805 15th Ave., Union Grove, WI 53182-1597 or Windcrest Bible Camp, care of The Fundamental Baptist Church, 885 Danello Drive, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada E2M5A9. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Those who wish may sign an online guest register at www.CrosbyNeal.com
GARETH E. WEEKS
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:17 p.m.