Richard A. Libby Sr.
Aug 11, 1942 - Sep 13, 2016
- Richard A. Libby Sr., 74, husband of Donna M. (Willey) Libby, died unexpectedly Sept. 13, 2016, at his home in Brewer. He was born Aug. 11, 1942, in Brewer, the son of Amasa P. and Alva (Ring) Libby.
Richard was a 1960 graduate of Brewer High School. He worked for Bangor Roofing and later for Glaster & Springer, where he was the part owner until he later purchased the business. He also worked for TCL Sheet Metal and part owned Libbys Greenhouse with his wife, Donna. Among his many passions, his favorite pastimes include coaching Brewer Rec Basketball, attending every sporting event of his kids and grandkids, maintaining his property where he grew trees, vegetables and harvested a turtle farm, and most of all spending time with his beloved wife, Donna.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Donna Libby of Brewer, are two sons, Richard A. Libby Jr. and his wife, Michelle, of Brewer and Mark A. Libby of Bangor; two grandchildren, Tyler Libby of Brewer and Megan Libby of Northeast Harbor; one brother, Arthur Libby and his fiancee, Philippa, of Orrington; and one sister, Doris Mayhew of Levant; as well as many nieces and nephews. Four siblings, Edward Libby, Arlene Rogers, Donald Libby and Lloyd Libby, predeceased him.
Richards family is planning a private family ceremony at a later date. Those interested in offering condolences to the Libby Family may do so at 358 Lambert Rd., Brewer, ME 04412. Arrangements by Kiley & Foley Funeral Service, 69 State St., Brewer. Messages and memories may be shared with his family at .