ALTON – Cody James Hamm, 16, died unexpectedly March 7, 2010, as the result of an automobile accident. He was born May 13, 1993, in Bangor, a son of Ray S. and Candace J. (Bouchard) Hamm. Cody was a very enthusiastic, energetic and talented teenager who loved snowboarding, hunting and fishing. Cody was a junior at Old Town High School and excelled at baseball and band. He was a noted and accomplished percussionist. He was loved by everyone he met and will be remembered for his infectious personality and his great sense of humor. He loved his dog, Burton. He is survived by his mother, Candace Hamm of Alton; brother and best friend, Tyler Hamm; maternal grandparents, Albert and Gloria Bouchard of LaGrange; paternal grandmother, Regina Hamm of Old Town; a very large and extended family including aunts, uncles and cousins; a special “uncle,” George Hartmann of LaGrange. He was predeceased by his dad, Ray, July 18, 2009; and his paternal grandfather, James Hamm. At the request of the family, all services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the music department, care of Old Town High School, 203 Stillwater Ave., Old Town, ME 04468. Arrangements by Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town. Condolences for the family may be left at www.birminghamfuneralhome.com.
CODY JAMES HAMM
Posted March 09, 2010, at 7:39 p.m.