Clarence "Ken" Colby Jr

ColbyWiscasset-Clarence (Ken) R. Colby Jr., 78, died on Wednesday November 8, 2023 at his home.

He was born on November 11, 1944 in Bath the son of Clarence Sr., and Hazel Colby.  Ken attended a one room school on Westport Island and later Morse High School.

He married Darlene Cunningham on December 2, 1962. 

Ken worked was a union pipe fitter, known for his precision welding skills.  He worked at BIW, Maine Yankee, and traveled to job sites with the union to Canada, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Virginia and Michigan.  Ken survived a brain aneurysm in 1986 which was difficult for such a hard worker.

Ken was an active member of the Wiscasset Nazarene Church and Wiscasset Senior Citizens Cribbage League.

He is survived by his wife Darlene, son Tony, daughter Tina, grandchildren Ashley, Shawn, Amber, great grandchildren Westin, Kali, Hailey, sisters Debbie Bailey and husband Jeff, Sherry Callahan, sisters in-law Jolene Cunningham, Sally Shaw, Karen Greenleaf, many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

A celebration of Ken's life will take place Saturday, November 25th at 1pm at the Wiscasset Nazarene Church, Gardiner Road, Wiscasset.

Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home 130 Pleasant St. Richmond, Me 04357