170 Warren Avenue
Dennis G. Purton of the Town of Delafield left us much too soon on Friday, August 21, 2015 at the age of 62.
He was born in Calais, Maine to parents Paul and Carmen Purton on December 9, 1952. Dennis met his wife of 41 years Jane, while attending Calais High School. He graduated from the University of Maine Orono with a bachelor’s degree in pulp and paper engineering.
A fan of all things Disney and NASA, he also enjoyed Tour de France and Nascar and loved the Red Sox.
He touched so many lives with his sense of humor and compassion.
In addition to his wife Jane, he will be sadly missed by his daughters Emma (fiancé Jack Kukuk) and Chloe Purton, His sister Judy (Jim) Knowlton and his brothers Dale (Janet) Purton and the late John (Denis Cranson) Purton and his nieces Amanda and Jenessa. In addition he will be missed by his numerous friends in Calais, Maine, Lunenburg, Massachusetts and Queensbury, New York.
A Gathering for family and friends will be held on Sunday, August 30, 2015 from 1:00 PM until a time of Remembrance at 3:00 PM at the Evert-Luko Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers please donate to your favorite charity in Dennis’ name.