Dick and Marianne at the 4th of July Parade, 2000
(From the Portland Press Herald)
Friday, March 2, 2001
Copyright© 2001 Blethen Maine Newspapers Inc.
BURLINGTON, Mass. Richard P. Brenton died Feb. 20, 2001, at Shawnee Peak Ski Resort in Bridgton, Maine. He was the husband of 43 years of Marianne Webber Brenton.
Mr. Brenton graduated from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and was an Army veteran of the Korean War.
He owned property on Chebeague Island in Cumberland, Maine, with his wife, who is a native of the island.
He skied, read, followed politics and traveled.
Surviving are two daughters, Anne E. Isenberg of Atkinson, N.H., and Joan C. Brenton of Lawrence; a son, Peter H. of Medford; his brother, Donald L. of Oxford, Conn.; and three grandchildren.
Services were held at Doyle-Lane Funeral Home, 171 Bedford St. Burial will be held at a later date. A memorial service will be held this summer on Chebeague Island.