Keith “Pete” Hartford


Keith “Pete” Hartford, 84, passed away from natural causes on May 13, 2020. Pete was born in Columbia Falls, son of Frank and Bessie (Reed) Hartford.

Pete is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 64 years, Alice “Arlene” Hartford, daughter Sally Tetlow, son-in-law Steve Tetlow, grandson Ryan Tetlow, granddaughters Stephanie Tetlow and Rebecca Tetlow and great-grandson Jonathan Tetlow.

He loved hunting, fishing, horseshoes and spending time with family and friends and watching the Red Sox and Celtics. Pete loved meeting new people; he made many friends and was loved by all.

Pete worked many jobs, as a mechanic and truck driver and in maintenance at Stinson Seafood, and worked the past seven years as a gas attendant in Cherryfield.

Pete was predeceased by his parents, Frank and Bessie, his brothers Norman “Pud” Hartford, Lloyd “Jack” Hartford and sister Catherine Handy.

The family greatly appreciates all those who have given a blessing, cards and calls during our difficult time.

A celebration of life will be held in this coming summer.