Timothy 'Tim' Alan
WESTBROOK - Timothy 'Tim' Alan DeFilipp, 56, of Westbrook, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 surrounded by his loved ones, a year and a half after begin diagnosed with cancer.
Born on Feb. 27, 1958 in Rumford. Mr. DeFilipp was the son of Vito and Frances DeFilipp of Mexico. Mr. DeFilipp was the founder and president of TKM Land Surveyors, Inc., where he dedicated the last 21 years of his professional career building a company he was proud to serve and represent each day. He enjoyed all things sports and was an avid Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots and Florida Gator fan. When he wasn't busy taking care of his yard or working in his garage, he could be found cruising the streets in his sports cars. He was a beloved and devoted husband, father and Grampie, Grandpa Tim, son, brother and friend to all.
He is preceded in death by his brother, Chris DeFilipp; and his father, Vito DeFilipp. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Allen DeFilipp; his daughter, Michelle Jarvis (T.J.); and step-children Kelly Chraibi (Salim) and Jeff Dowling (Eileen); his mother, Frances DeFilipp; his siblings, Richard DeFilipp, Peter DeFilipp and Joanne Alex (Joe); his granddaughter, Quinn; and his step-grandchildren, Aedan, Jackson, Alex, and Ella; and five nieces and nephews, Jennifer, Jessica, Joel, Julianna, and Christopher.
Mr. DeFilipp will be buried in a private, family ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. Arrangements are under the direction of Jones-Rich-Hutchins Funeral Home, 199 Woodford St., Portland. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday, Nov. 25 from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. A memorial service celebrating the life of Tim DeFilipp will take place on Saturday, Feb. 28, at 11 a.m. at the Parish of St. Anthony of Padua, 268 Brown St., Westbrook.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to:
The Bonnie J. Addario Lung
Cancer Foundation (ALCF)
or Hospice of Southern Maine.
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Published by Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2014.