Milton L. “Moe” Maines

VERSAILLES — Milton L. “Moe” Maines ,87, of Versailles, NY passed away Saturday November 26, 2016 at Lakeshore Hospital.

He was born September 11, 1929 in Sheridan, NY the son of the late Leon and Mildred (Cole) Maines.

On June 25, 1948 he married the former Evelyn M. Sprague who predeceased him on March 15, 2011.

Mr. Maines owned and operated Maines Produce in Versailles for 54 years. He also was employed at Gowanda Psychiatric Center as a Powerhouse operator until his retirement.

He was a past Chief and member of the Versailles Vol. Fire Dept.

Mr. Maines is survived by 2 sons Richard Maines and David (Jean) Maines both of Versailles, NY and 2 daughters Ginny Seeley and Wendy Maines both of Versailles, NY and 2 granddaughters Kimberly Steklasa and Eilis Meehan and 10 grandsons Joel Jr. and Jeremy Neu, Mike, Steve, David, Scott and Mark Maines, Dan Seeley and James Jr. and Dillon Meehan. Also surviving is a sister Wilma Smith of Brocton, NY and a brother in law Lynn Varney of Perrysburg, NY and several nieces and nephews.

Besides his loving wife he was predeceased by a daughter Linda Neu and 2 sisters Marge Varney and Ethel Smith and a great grandchild Colton.

Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY on Monday November 28, 2016 from 79 pm and on Tuesday November 29, 2016 from 24 and 79pm.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday November 30, 2016 at 11am from the funeral home.

Burial will be in Versailles Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Versailles Vol. Fire Dept.