William C. Mackie
William C. Mackie, 62 LEWISTON - William C. Mackie, 62, of Pond Road, passed away suddenly on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. William was more com-monly known as Will, Wink, or Bill. He was born Feb. 27, 1954, the first son of William and Laurel Woodbury Mackie. He was raised in Ferry Village, South Portland. In his early years, Wink was a commercial fisherman out of Portland and then worked at Bath Iron Works in the 1990s. Then he became a heavy equipment mechanic for Shaw Brothers and Troiano Waste. He worked as a mechanic for Handyman Equipment Rental and was currently working in his retirement years at Bourque's Market meat counter in Lewiston. In December 2006, he married "the girl next door," Tina Wing Remour. They lived in South Portland for several years before buying a home in Lewiston in 2014. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, traveling, watching wildlife, beachcombing for sea glass treasures, making stained glass art, gardening and flowers. Will is survived by his wife, Tina; daughter, Diana Morrill and husband Kendall, of Dexter; two sisters, Dian Joyce and husband Mike, of Inverness, Fla.; Peggy Johns and husband George, of Gorham; four brothers, James and his wife Loretta, of South Portland; Michael, of Portland; Russell, of Gorham; and Frank and wife Elizabeth, of North Waterboro; five grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, old and new. Services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 11 a.m. at Pathway Vineyard Church, 9 Foss Rd., Lewiston, followed by a reception/auction. Arrangements are by Funeral Alternatives, Lewiston.
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