BREWER – Michael Charles Butera, 53, died Nov. 18, 2012 at a Bangor hospital. He was born Sept. 5, 1959, in Bangor, son of Charles T. and Mary Rose (Joncas) Butera.
Michael was a graduate of Brewer High School and a proud U.S. Army veteran. He had been formerly employed by Butera Oil Company of Bangor and Brewer. Michael will be remembered for enjoying playing his guitar, singing and photography.
Surviving, in addition to his mother, Rose Butera of Hermon; are his wife, Marie (Nash) Butera of Brewer; three sons, Michael Butera of Orrington, Daniel Butera of Portland and Joshua Butera of Eddington; one sister, Michele Perkins of Hermon; many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his father, Charles T. Butera.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25 at Brewer Chapel of Brookings-Smith, 55 South Main St., Brewer. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26 at St. Paul the Apostle Parish, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, North Main Street, Brewer. Interment with military honors will be in Mount Pleasant Catholic Cemetery, Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at