Warren H. Mailman

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GREENE – Warren H. Mailman, 86, a resident of South Hatch Hill Road, Greene, died July 1, at his home.

He was born March 29, 1921, in Danforth, the son of William and Myrtle Miller Mailman. He attended school in Danforth. In December 1942, he entered the U.S. Army serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II, where he received two Purple Hearts.

He had been married to Wilma May Francis and Myrtle Daly Strout. On Nov. 11, 1992, in Greene, he married Jessie Chaplin Garrow. He worked as a mechanic at Puritan Chevrolet, Louis Chevrolet and Davis Cadillac, retiring in 1983; he also worked as a self-employed mechanic in Greene. He also was the projectionist and stage technician at Sawyer Memorial in Greene for 36 years.

He loved traveling in his RV, and went to Alaska twice; he was an avid hunter and considered an excellent marksman. He was a volunteer at Sawyer Memorial in Greene, a member of Monmouth Masonic Lodge, Winthrop Blue Lodge, Winthrop Royal Arch Chapter, Kora Temple Shrine Club, having been a member of the Shrine Club since April 2, 1971, Androscoggin County Shrine Club and the Chanter Club.

He was one of the founding members of the Greene Men’s Club.

He is survived by his wife, Jessie of Greene; a son, Rodney Mailman, and his wife, Lou Ann, of Wichita, Kan.; stepchildren, Wendell Strout Sr. of Scarborough, Joan Emmons, and her husband, Eddie, of Fayetteville, N.Y., and Barbara Reidy, and her husband, George, of Canastota, N.Y.; two brothers, William Mailman, and his wife, Phyllis, of Danforth and Dellie Mailman, and his wife, Georgia, of Houlton; three sisters, Irene Campbell of Waterville, Hazel Andri of New Jersey and Ethel Ennis of Portland; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nine stepgrandchildren; eight stepgreat-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by eight brothers.

The family would like to thank Vicki Hutchinson, his caregiver, for the wonderful care she gave to Warren, and also Norm Scott for all he has done for the family.

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