Everett V. Tufts - age 90, died May 27, 2018 in Augusta, ME. He was born in Lewiston, ME on June 21, 1927, the son of Fred and Alice (Vickery) Tufts.
Mr. Tufts grew up in Auburn, ME, attended local schools graduating from Edward Little High School, and attended Coburn Classical Institute and Bates College.
He served honorably in the U.S. Navy during World War II, stationed in the Philippines.
Mr. Tufts married his wife of 61 years, Elaine (McLaughlin) Tufts in 1953.
They moved to Connecticut in 1957 where he worked for the State of Connecticut as Assistant Chief of Income Maintenance, retiring in 1989.
He was predeceased by his wife, Elaine, two brothers: Richard F. and Kenneth H. Tufts and his sister, Rose Thurston.
He is survived by his daughter, Sandra Nanalis and her husband Fortune of Ventura, CA; two grandchildren: Catherine and Dominic, and several nieces and nephews.
At his request, there will be no public visiting hours or funeral service. Burial will be in Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Memorial donations may be made to MaineGeneral Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 828, Waterville, ME, 04903-0828 or Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.