BUCKSPORT – Charles “Charlie” H. Kimball, 53, born July 22, 1959, in Queens, N.Y., passed surrounded by his family June 15, 2013, as a result of a car accident.
Charlie served for 10 years in the armed forces and the National Guard. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to trap, hunt and fish, especially on his family land in Bucksport. Charlie spent many hours helping his parents on the family farm. He enjoyed spending time with his family, and was looked up to by his nieces and nephews.
Charlie was predeceased by his mother and father, D. Irene and Charles C. Kimball. Charlie is survived by his wife, Beth Taylor; and her children, Nicole and William Robichaud, and their children, Heydun, Landun and Taylor. He is also survived by his sister, Julie and Tom Mackey; sister, Susan and David Bernier; brother, Clifford Kimball; sister, Barbara and Michael Davis; sister, Judy and Gene Bass; sister, Roberta and Andrew Boyton; nieces and nephews, Jessica Garland, Angela and Matthew Kimball, Alysha and Daniel Bernier, Kimberly Austin, Felicia Coombs and Rebecca Davis, Etosha and Joshua Leighton, Gena and Tanya Bass, Brandon and Zachary Boyton; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Thomas, Robert, Jake, James, Ethan, Kenneth, Shawn, Elizabeth, Keagan, Selena, Seth, Sophia, Anthony, Caden, Daniel, Ashley and Ciara. Charlie was a true friend to many and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
A celebration of life will be held 4-10 p.m. June 29 at 16 Patriots Drive, Bucksport; please call 207-944-2951 with any questions. In lieu of flowers, donations to cover expenses can be made to Judith Bass, 16 Patriots Drive, Bucksport, ME 04416. Any monies remaining after expenses will be donated in Charlie’s name to Wounded Warrior Project.