Floyd E. Richmond


LEWISTON – Floyd “Sonny” E. Richmond, 67, of Richmond Hill Road, Livermore, died early Sunday morning, April 2, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, where he had been a patient for one month.

He was born Sept. 11, 1938, in Lewiston, the son of Clifton A. and Violet L. (McLaughlin) Richmond. Floyd graduated from Livermore Falls High School in the Class of 1958.

On Sept. 7, 1985, he married Donna Carver of Livermore.

Floyd worked at International Paper for 30 years at Otis and Androscoggin Mills in Jay, retiring early due to illness. He also grew and sold vegetables in Chisholm Square for many years, raised beef cattle and made maple syrup in the springtime.

He was a member of the Quarter Century Club at International Paper.

Floyd was an active resident of the town of Livermore. He was an official fence viewer for the town and for many years was on the road committee.

He enjoyed fishing and snowmobiling, but mostly his vegetable garden. He was always a friendly and helpful neighbor and for years enjoyed going for coffee at TJ’s in Brettuns.

He is survived by his wife, Donna of Livermore; a brother, Thomas “Tom” Richmond and his wife, Dolly, of Bass Harbor; two sisters, Jeannie Bryant and her husband, Clarence, of Livermore, and Ann Richmond of Portland.

He was predeceased by his parents.