LEVANT - Linwood Franklin Scripture, 77, died July 22, 2014 at a Bangor Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born January 27, 1937 in Bangor, the son of Robert and Alice (White) Scripture.
He was a member of the Brewer Eagles Club Penobscot Aerie 3177.
In addition to his parents, Linwood was predeceased by a brother, Robert Scripture and a sister, Diane Thayer. He is survived by his significant other, Lillian Curtis; six children, Lorretta and her husband, Rick Grindal, Linwood Scripture and his wife, Donna, Linda and her husband, Bob Fish, Rick Scripture and his wife, Sue, Randy Scripture and his wife, Carolee, and Candy Decesere and her friend, Ulemu; twelve grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren; brother, Donnie Dunton; sister, Sandra Lewis.
The family would like to thank the entire staff at St. Joseph Hospital, Dr. Starks and Dr. Kakar, for all of the loving care and compassion given to Linwood.
Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor, where funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014 with the Rev. Ruth Guerette officiating. Interment will be in the South Levant Cemetery, Levant. Gifts in Linwood's memory may be made to CancerCare, C/O EMHS Foundation, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com