GREENE - Robert E. Libby 77 a resident of Greene died Friday evening at his residence following a long illness with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Lewiston August 25, 1936 the son of Howard I. And Christine C. (Bradbury) Libby.
After he was raised and schooled in Auburn, he joined the United States Coast Guard retiring after twenty years. He then was employed for Gates Formed Fiber in Auburn for twenty five years retiring in 1998.
Survivors include his wife the former Alice Bragg of Greene; his children, Arlene and Dannie Cochran of Perry, FL, Jeanine and John Reed of Greene, Raymond and Christine Libby of Buckfield; Richard Libby of Greene; his sisters Harriette Kilbride and Geraldine Call, his brothers, Horace and Roberta Libby and Warren Libby, and also surviving are nine grandchildren and nine great granchildren.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Arnold and Gary Libby.
The family would like to thank Robert’s caregivers at St. Mary’s Hospital during his illness as well the staff at Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice and Greene Pharmacy for the exceptional service in delivering Dad’s prescription at any hour of the day.
Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com
LIBBY died in Greene September 13, 2013, Mr. Robert E. Libby age 77 years a resident of Greene.
Committal prayers followed by military honors honoring Robert's life will be held FRIDAY 1:00PM at Maine Veterans Cemetery Chapel Mt. Vernon Rd., Augusta.
Memorial donations may be made in Robert’s memory to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240
Arrangements by DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL Auburn, 784-6449/