Jeffery Wayne Northrup, 75 of Whitefield, passed away November 30, 2022, at home from Lewy Body Dementia. He was born October 27, 1947, in Augusta, the oldest son of Donald and Frances Northrup. He attended Jefferson Village School and graduated from Erskine Academy in 1965.
His passion was pulling horses at the Maine Fairs, CT, MA, and Canada. He started at an early age yarding wood with his father and grandfather. He was happiest with a pair of reins in his hands. He worked most of his life self-employed in the woods, shoeing horses and drove trucks for his son.
He was predeceased by his parents, paternal grandparents George and Mae Northrup, maternal grandparents, Arthur Madden and Velma Clary. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Claudene (Orff), son Nathan Northrup (Paulette) of Jefferson, daughter Christy Roy (Blair) of Tennessee. Grandchildren Owen and Lauryn Northrup and Casey Roy. Brother Randy Northrup (Patty), Sisters Sharon Emerson (Skip), Carol Ann Nevers, and Melody Brann (John). Sisters-in-law Sandy Limouze (Richard), and Claudia Orff-Reed (Dennis Frank). Mother-in-law Janice Orff, uncles Wayne Northrup (Wendy) and Dale Northrup (Charlotte) and several nieces and nephews.
A special thanks to Maine General Hospice especially Dr. Nathan Harmon, NP Sue Folk, Social worker Erin, Nurses Patty, Kramer, and Jim, Aids Nancy and Emily. They were wonderful.
A special thanks to caregivers Faye Ainsworth and Beverly Cronkhite.
Visiting hours will be from 10:00-11:00 A.M. Services at 11:00 at Hall's Funeral Home, 949 Main St. Waldoboro on Wednesday December 7th.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Maine General Hospice, 10 Water St., Suite 307, Waterville, Maine 04901.
Halls of Waldoboro has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, visit his Book of Memories at www.hallfuneralhomes.com.