Posted Dec. 29, 2009, at 7:48 p.m.

WOODVILLE – Bryant M. “Turtle” Pasanen, 66, died Dec. 28, 2009, at his home. He was born Aug. 12, 1943, in Portland, the son of Donald and Yvonne (Bissonette) Pasanen. He enjoyed yard sales, hunting and fishing. He is survived by four children, Brenda Tibbetts and her husband, Shaun, of Standish, Bryant Pasanen and Jane of Barnard Township, Laurie Pasanen and Michael Pasanen, both of Florida; his extended family, Susan Sweeney of Woodville, Lena Fiske and her husband, Chris, of Medway, and Kara Maggiacoma and her husband, Joe, of Greenville, R.I.; three grandchildren, Joshua Tibbetts, Brianna Pasanen and Jordan Maggiacoma; two brothers, Donald Pasanen of Sebago and Wayne Pasanen of Atkinson; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. At Bryant’s request there will be no services. Arrangements are with Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. For an online register book please visit