LIVERMORE FALLS — Malcolm L. Casey, 85, a resident of Heritage Lane, Livermore Falls, died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 5, at his home with his daughter, Margaret and granddaughter, Jenny by his side, after a brief illness.

He was born Dec. 6, 1925, in Montpelier, Vt., the son of Timothy James and Ethel (Brown) Casey. He graduated from Montpelier High School in 1943, and then graduated from Vermont Junior College. He served in the U.S. Army in Panama in 1946, as a medical technician.

On Feb. 28, 1953, in Maplewood, N.J., he married Nancy Jack of South Orange, N.J. Nancy passed away June 10, 1992. They made their residence in Augusta from 1953 to 1967, where Malcolm began his first position as an insurance adjuster for Berkshire Insurance Co. In 1967, they moved to their Heritage Lane home after they purchased Sturtevant and Ham Insurance Co. in Livermore Falls. He worked there for 41 years, until his retirement in 2007, due to illness.

He was a member of the Independent Insurance Agency Association. He was also a member of the AmVets Post 33 and the Frank L. Mitchell VFW Post 3335 in Jay. Malcolm was one of the original founders of area youth sports; he served as vice president of the Livermore Falls Rotary Club, chairing many charity balls for the Rotary Club. In the 1970s, he served as chairman for the Franklin Memorial Hospital Building Committee and he made the original motion for the location where the hospital is currently located.

Malcolm played in bridge clubs in both Livermore Falls and Augusta. He enjoyed fly-fishing, hunting, golfing and following his children’s and grandchildren’s sporting events. He loved spending time with his granddaughters, Jenny and Becca, collecting rocks, playing cribbage, sketching and reading newspapers around the kitchen table.

He is survived by his daughter, Margaret Leclerc of Livermore Falls; two sons, Jack Casey of Richmond and Peter Casey and his wife, Tammy, of Turner; grandchildren, Jennifer and Rebecca Leclerc, Tori Casey and her companion, Jacob Sullivan, Jake Casey, Mallory and Thomas Casey; great-granddaughter, Zoey Casey; his brother, Thomas Casey; his sisters, Ruth Coyer, Patricia Bruce and Connie Casey; his brother-in-law, Malcolm Jack; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his wife, Nancy Casey; his parents; and his brothers, Timothy, Phillip and Joseph.

The family would like to thank Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, Franklin Memorial Hospital’s doctors and staff, Dr. Leslie Harding and staff and Central Maine Medical Hematology and Oncology departments.

Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.finleyfuneralhome.com.

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