Robert “Bob” Hathaway
1933 – 2018
Gardiner – Robert Rena Hathaway passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Maine General Medical Center, Augusta, after a brief illness, at the age of 84.
Known to most as “Bob”, he was born on August 19, 1933, in Gardiner, Maine, and was the son of Irvin Hathaway and Josephine (Brown) Hathaway.
Bob was a handyman, spent many years dealing in antiques and was mostly known for his food truck—Bob’s Famous Fries, which he traveled throughout New England from fairground to fairground for decades.
He was predeceased by his parents and brothers: John, Richard, Donald, David, Irvan, Dewey and by his Great-granddaughter, Paitn Marie Verrill.
Bob is survived by his only son, Scott Hathaway and wife, Teresa McKay Hathaway of Gardiner; granddaughter, Ashley Hathaway and partner, Mark McLain, great-granddaughter, Nyelle Hathaway of Augusta; brother Paul Hathaway and wife, Terry Hathaway of Gardiner; sister Mary-Jane Cone of Georgia; sister Sharon Brown and husband, Wallace Brown of Gardiner and many special long-time friends and family members including: Lurena Hamel; Stacy Hamel and wife, Jay Hamel of South China; great-nephews, Stephen Hamel and partner, Heidi Metten, and Ryan Hamel and Great-great nephew, Lincoln Hamel of South China. He is survived by many more nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Augusta Center for Health & Rehabilitation for the care given to Bob the last few weeks. Also, much appreciation to Janet, John & Angel for your friendship and kindness.
In honor of Bob’s wishes, there will not be a public service held.
Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home 130 Pleasant St. Richmond, Me 04357.