- Delton L. Stanley, Sr., 72, husband of Annie (Ackley) Stanley, died May 3, 2017, at his home. He was born August 19, 1944, in Howland, the son of Clarence and Jessie (Granville) Stanley.
Delton was a hard worker and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being outdoors. He loved horses and was a member of the Eastern Draft Horse Association and the New England Draft Horse Association. He was also a member of Warren Masonic Lodge of East Machias for more than 40 years.
In addition to his wife, Annie, of Topsfield, he is survived by two children, Leisa Sprague and her husband, Jody, of Damariscotta and Delton Stanley, Jr. and his companion, Karen Doten, of Nash's Lake, Calais; two brothers, Bob Stanley and Avon Stanley, both of Howland; three grandchildren, Miranda and Tess Sprague and Dillon Stanley; in-laws, Barbara Bragg, Mary Ackley and David Ackley; several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of his life will be held 12 noon, Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Topsfield School. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 51 US Rt. 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074. Online condolences may be expressed at clayfuneralhome.com.
Published on  May 6, 2017