LIVERMORE FALLS - George W. Cummings, Sr., 84, passed away suddenly, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at his home in Livermore Falls after working on his farm tractor. He was born Feb. 12, 1934 in Livermore Falls, the son of William H. Cummings and Florence (Buzzell) Cummings.He was a 1952 graduate of Livermore Falls High School. George proudly served in the U.S. Army. On Feb. 14, 1960 at the First Baptist Church in Livermore Falls, he married the love of his life, Noreen York, RN of Wilton. They made their home and raised their seven children at the family home at Haines Corner. George was a proud man and loved devoting his life to his family. He enjoyed working his farm, selling grain, and owning a tree farm. One of his favorite things to do was bailing hay. George also had worked as an auto mechanic for Bailey Brothers, carpenter for Charles Barker and Robert Brackett, Director of Property Management for North Country Health Care also Pomeroy Hill Nursing Home, and as a sexton for Holy Cross Cemetery. He served as a Trustee for Modern Woodmen Chapter in Winthrop, and was an officer and member of New Norland Grange in Livermore Falls. He was active in the Maine Soil Conservation of Maine, the Androscoggin Beef Association and raising and showing Simmental Cattle. George was involved with his community and served as road commissioner in the 60s & 70s, assistant Town Manager in the 70s, and as a selectman intermittently from 1964 to the present for the Town of Livermore Falls.He is survived by his wife, Noreen Cummings, RN, of Livermore Falls; his daughters, Stacey Lynn Linehan and her husband Patrick of Oakland, Tara Lea Chabot and her husband Steve of Livermore Falls, and Jennifer Marie DePalo and her husband Jeff of Long Island, N.Y., his sons, William H. Cummings II of Livermore Falls, George W. Cummings, Jr. of Fleming Island, Fla.. Jaye D. Cummings and his wife Jill of Chelsea and Dana M. Cummings of Atascadero, Calif.; 23 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother Malcolm Cummings of Plainville, Conn., sisters, Evelyn Wilkins of Lewiston and Janice Cummings of Ocala, Fla. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 6 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1182 Main Street, Monmouth, Maine. Visiting hours will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls. Interment in the spring with full military honors at Pleasant View Cemetery, 51 Fayette Road, Livermore Falls.Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.finleyfuneralhome.comIn lieu of flowers,if desired contributionsmay be made to:St. Jude Children'sResearch Hospital501 St Jude PLMemphis, TN 38105-9959
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Psalm 90:10 says that the days of our years are 70 years, And if because of special mightiness they are 80 years. May the memories of the wonderful times you shared together bring a smile and joy in your heart.
December 7, 2018
I was saddened to hear of your loss. The world can ill afford to lose such good people. My prayers are with you.
December 5, 2018
My condolences to the Cummings family. What a great legacy George left of hard work, love and integrity.
December 4, 2018
December 3, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. George was a good man. My heart is with you.
December 3, 2018
Noreen & Family, I was so sorry to hear that George had passed away. He was such a nice & hard working guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.