2018-02-07 / Obituaries

Milton C. Farrington

1935–2018 — He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, gardening and sapping each spring

FARMINGTON — Milton C. Farrington, 82, passed peacefully Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, with his family by his side, at his home in Farmington.

He was born April 1, 1935, in Wilton, the son of Eben and Iva (Macomber) Farrington. He graduated from Wilton Academy in the class of 1955. April 16, 1978, he married Anna Smith in Wilton. Milton worked at many different jobs; including Maine Wood Turning in New Vineyard, but was primarily a paper maker at International Paper for over 33 years. He was a member of the East Wilton Union Church. Milton enjoyed many outdoor activities including camping, hunting, fishing, gardening and sapping each spring.

Milton is survived by his wife, Anna of Farmington; his sons, Bruce Farrington and wife, Leona, of Wilton, Jeff Farrington and wife, Maureen, of Jay, David Farrington and partner, Mona Nile, of Jay; his daughter, Diane Wing and husband, Dana, of Industry; his step-daughter, Darlene Bailey and husband, Matthew, of Farmington; 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; his brother, Thayden Farrington and wife, Nora, of Wilton; and his sister in-law, Carolyn Farrington of Arizona.

He was predeceased by his parents, Eben and Iva

Farrington of Wilton; his brother, Floyd

Farrington and first wife, Mae; his sister,

Glynnese Waite and husband, Joe of


The family would like to thank Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice for their care and support. Donations may be made in Milton’s memory to the East Wilton Union Church, P.O. Box 224, East Wilton, ME 04234.

Funeral Services were held Friday, Feb. 2,

2018 at the East Wilton Union Church, with

Pastor Robbie Locke officiating. Interment will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Wilton in the spring of 2018.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service in Farmington.

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