LEVANT - Orthelle Alden "Al" Lanpher, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died peacefully Jan. 9, 2013, surrounded by his wife and children. Al was born Sept. 29, 1941, in Milo, the son of Orthelle Jackson "Johnny" Lanpher and Merna Lucinda Burgoyne.
He was an avid outdoorsman and devoted family man.
He is survived by his wife, Janice; children, John and wife, Corinne, Tammy, Rita and husband, Danny, Teresa and husband, Dean, and Crystal; grandchildren, Stephen and wife, Brittney, Charlie, Amy and fiance, Josh, Christopher, Logan, Zachary, Carter, Ryan, and Emily; as well as great-granddaughters, Haley and Ryleigh; sisters, Diane Jay and Joyce Dunham; many cousins, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by stepfather, Norman Burgoyne; sister, Ann Cruea; brother-in-law, Wendell Jay; and his much loved grandson, Matthew.
Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 205, Levant, ME 04456.
Published in BDN Maine on January 12, 2013