Peter  Faulkingham

Events

Celebration of life

Sunday July 12, 2020

3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Jenkins Beach

1 Jenkins Drive, Dedham, ME, USA

Guaranteed delivery before Peter's Celebration of life begins


Hebron - Peter Faulkingham, 61, a graduate of Brewer High School died on September 5, 2019. He is survived by his wife Becky of 41 years, daughter Jessica Chalk (husband Alan), and grandson Ethan. He is also survived by his mother Sonja Faulkingham of Orrington, brothers Paul (wife Jackie), Mark (partner Anne), and Reggie (wife Rachael), and numerous beloved nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Reginald, grandparents John and Margaret Faulkingham and Sten and Marianne Skoglund.
Pete recently retired after 42 years with Delta Airlines at the Cincinnati N.KY Intl. Airport, after beginning his career at the Bangor Intl. Airport. Over the years he had become an avid enthusiast of motorcycles, fishing, and guns. Pete was a true people-person, and loved nothing more than taking care of everyone and making them laugh. He truly loved vacationing in his home state of Maine, hosting an annual lobster and clam feed, surrounded by family and friends.
A celebration of life will be held from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM on 2020-07-12 at Jenkins Beach, 1 Jenkins Drive, Dedham, ME, USA.
To send flowers to the family of Peter Faulkingham, please visit Tribute Store.
Published on September 9, 2019
Send flowers
in memory of Peter
Send flowers

Obituary published in

Arrangements by

Coastal Cremations and Funeral Care

Get directions

Guestbook

Print Guestbook

A place to share condolences and memories.

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on December 08, 2019.

37 posts

Gail Hollenkamp
Sep 16, 2019
My deepest sympathy to Pete's Family and to all his Delta Family. My last 20 years working the Delta Crown Room/Sky Club was always brightened by a visit from Pete who worked in the Delta Tower right above us. Pete communicated with all of us during irregular operations. He gave us accurate and up to date information on the flights and what was happening at the airport. What a kind and caring man he was. May Pete Rest In Peace.
Don and Jane Holmstrom
Sep 14, 2019
Sonja: We are so sorry to hear of Peter’s passing. We lost a grandson several years ago ourselves. Hope to see you next Memorial Day weekend.
Penny O'Dell
Sep 14, 2019
My heart broke to hear the sad news about Pete. A great guy and an absolute hoot! And people person beyond.
My heartfelt sympathy to each of you , I know he dearly loved you altho he always had a wicked wit. His heart was with his family.
I was blessed to cross his path.
Fly high Delta buddy, I know God has big plans for you up there.......
Debbie McDonough
Sep 13, 2019
Pete was one of the funniest, friendliest guys I know. He was always grinning and had a joke. He was beloved by anyone who knew and worked with him. He will surely be missed here in CVG . God bless his family.
Penny Bisping
Sep 13, 2019
I am so very saddened to read this. My thoughts and prayers are to you Becky and the rest of the Faulkingham family. I remember many laughs that were shared. You we're a great man Pete
Barry Erb
Sep 13, 2019
Pete was such a special person; a true leader, mentor, and friend. His life was enriching to so many; he is truly missed.
Gary and Linay Bowman
Sep 13, 2019
Pete will be deeply missed. Always had a joke with a smile, even on our worst Delta days. Prayers to his family. We will cherish all the great memories!
Paul Riggs
Sep 12, 2019
Pete was one of the finest people I have come to know in this life. I enjoyed working with him and calling him my friend. God Bless his family
Kevin Carbone
Sep 12, 2019
Special people like Peter, never leave us. Even after they have gone. They live in our hearts forever. Nothing can ever break that bond. Rest in Peace, brother.
KC & JC
Steve Miller
Sep 12, 2019
Becky,
I remember Pete from when my Dad was in Delta maintenance in BGR and Pete was a Red Coat back in the early '80s.
Now I work for Delta and just earlier this year Pete and I exchanged several emails as he helped me to gain a position in the tower down here in ATL.
Pete will be missed by so many from all over! He truly was a great person and friend to all he came in contact with.
Debbie Blanchet
Sep 11, 2019
Becky, I am so very sorry for your loss. I know how hard unexpected loss can be. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Take care!
Frances Queenan
Sep 11, 2019
I will definitely attend the celebration of life next summer in Maine. I really loved Pete and the many things we were able to accomplish and work out when we were both on duty. My rental in Boothbay harbor starts July 11 so sign me up!
andrew kugali
Sep 11, 2019
Pete and I worked together at ORD as young DL agents..Truly shocked and saddened by his untimely passing..I'll always remember our paths crossing many times over the years..I can still remember you with plastic bag in hand making an "ice run" to the DL Sky Club
Don Fisk
Sep 11, 2019
Becky my heart goes out to you and the entire family.
Pete always had a smile on his face and loved nothing more that to put a smile on every one else's faces by sharing a joke daily with them. He will be missed by so many.
Beth Wingert
Sep 11, 2019
My sincere condolences. I have many fond memories of Peter. Family gatherings, motorcycle rides, lobster feeds. The list goes on and on . If memories were flowers, I would have a huge bouquet. Becky and Jess, I will always consider you family and if there is anything I can do, (lend ear to listen) Please let me know. Love Beth; (sister Beth).
Ronald lovell
Sep 11, 2019
Your passion for life was evident in work and play. God bless
Craig Warman
Sep 11, 2019
Peter was a great friend and co-worker to many people. I enjoyed the fun times both at work and at play. We will miss you Pete. I will always remember his greeting of "Hey Norm" as we would begin our day at work.
Jim Lowe
Sep 11, 2019
Pete you always had our back at CVG, I learned a lot from you Big Shooter....miss ya already.
Judy and Gary Maynard
Sep 11, 2019
It was a blessing and honor to have met Peter when his family attended the wedding of his nephew Joshua and our daughter Jessica. Peter had a way of putting a smile on everyone's face even if he just met you or you were his best friend forever. Thinking of the whole family with Love at this time Judy and Gary Maynard
Terry and Ruth Campbell
Sep 11, 2019
Our very sincere sympathy to Sonja and her family. We are so sorry to learn of your loss. We hope your memories of all the good times will help sustain you at this time.
Alan Chalk
Sep 10, 2019
I have the privilege of being Peter's Son-In-Law and Father of his Grandson. Ethan and I will miss the times on the boat fishing with you. Pete we all love you and miss you greatly.
Stephanie Duffield
Sep 10, 2019
Sweetest Sunrise Bouquet was purchased for the family of Peter Faulkingham by Stephanie Duffield.  Send flowers
Bruce Goodin
Sep 10, 2019
So sorry to learn of Pete's passing. I have fond memories of the Faulkingham family from our Harriman Pond days. Thoughts and prayers to you all. RIP Pete.
Cami Geraci
Sep 10, 2019
Pete was the best at CVG FTO. Always had a corny joke ready.. The best! He was one of a kind ... even though he was a twin!!! Will be missed.
Jim & Kit Palmer
Sep 10, 2019
Pete made it easy to do our jobs...he pitched in and always had something to contribute.
The world is a bit more serious without him.
God bless his family and all who loved him.