FORT FAIRFIELD – Donald A. Wyman, 71, husband of Mrs. Marion E. (Kinney) (Banks) Wyman, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, May 11, 2013, at his residence. He was born Aug. 22, 1941, in Norway, son of Francis and Frances (Keene) Wyman.
He attended Norway schools and served his country with the U.S. Air Force during the late 1950s and early 1960s. Donald was married to Marion E. (Kinney) Banks June 12, 1969, and had been self-employed for a number of years in the construction field and also worked at the former Loring Air Force Base in their snow removal department. He later worked at Presque Isle Airport in their maintenance department and also assisted Phil LeVasseur on a part time basis in his earth moving business in Fort Fairfield. Donald was a Mason, affiliated with the former Eastern Frontier Lodge, Fort Fairfield, and was proud to be a private pilot.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Wyman was predeceased by his first wife, Barbara (Putnam) Wyman in 1968; daughter, Donna Jean Wyman in 2011. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Marion of Fort Fairfield; two sons and daughters-in-law, Rick and Denise Wyman of Orlando, Fla., and Stephen and Krista Banks of Jacksonville, Fla.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah and John Anderson of Charleston, S.C., and Karen and Mike Edgecomb of Fort Fairfield; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Beverly Cotton of South Paris, Sharon and Rodney Rogers of Florida, and Judy and George Larson of San Diego; eight grandchildren, Andrew and Kayla Wyman of Florida, Ariel Anderson of Charleston, S.C., Brian and Keith Edgecomb, both of Presque Isle, Michael Edgecomb of Fort Fairfield and Christopher and Jack Banks of Florida; great-grandson, Caleb Anderson of Charleston, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind a special sister-in-law, Elaine Kinney; and dear friends, Phil and Linda LeVasseur, all of Fort Fairfield.
A private graveside service will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Fort Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may contribute in Donald’s memory to the charity or organization of one’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Giberson-Dorsey Funeral Home, 144 Main St., Fort Fairfield. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gibersondorseyfuneralhome.com.