Melvin H. Timberlake


LIVERMORE – Melvin H. Timberlake, 60, a lifelong resident of Turkey Lane in Livermore, went to be with his Lord Monday, July 9, at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born on March 31, 1947, in Livermore, the son of C. Irving and Ruth (Howard) Timberlake. He attended the schools of Livermore and Livermore Falls. He worked for Oscar Turner chicken farm in Livermore and at DeCoster Egg Farm in Turner for 31 years.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, ice fishing, playing cribbage and was a champ at checkers. He was also an avid Red Sox fan. He always looked forward to the time he spent with his family and his special best friend, Scott Maxwell.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Jackie Therrien of Livermore; a son, Timothy Timberlake of Livermore; five daughters, Mary Ranger, and her husband, Paul, of Presque Isle, Sarah Timberlake of Washburn, Cynthia Michaud, and her husband, Randy, of Presque Isle, Misty Therrien, and her companion, Joe Ridley, of Livermore Falls and Melonie Therrien, and her companion, Jim Burnham, of Livermore; two sisters, Sarah Makinen, and her husband, Larry, of Farmington and Linda Wilson, and her husband, Ben, of Livermore; two brothers, Carroll Timberlake, and his wife, Marcia, of North Turner and Charles Timberlake, and his wife, Cheryl, of Livermore; and five grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents; and a sister, Greta Morgan.