MILO - Ron Witham, 72, died May 25, 2019 at a Bangor hospital. He was born May 4, 1946 in Waterville, a son of Arthur and Inez (Towle) Witham. He graduated from Nokomis Regional High in Newport and was employed for 22 years at Mid State Machine in Winslow. He was a very active member of the Milo Kiwanis Club, the United Baptist Church of Milo and the First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, FL. Ron was a past member of the Odd Fellows and the Rebekahs. He enjoyed cooking for the churches, fishing, and woodworking. His family was his first love and volunteering was his second. Ron was the family patriarch and will be fondly remembered for taking care of everyone.\n\nHe is survived by his wife, Marie (Waning) Witham of Milo; 3 daughters and their husbands, Michelle and Daniel Tuttle of Detroit, Robin and Donald Winslow of Corinna, Lisa and John Anastasi of Andover, MA; 3 brothers and their wives, Larry and Cathy Witham of Plymouth, Barry and Carla Witham of Stetson, and Andrew and Deanna Witham of Carmel; a sister, Vickey Witham and husband Chris Hamor of Winterport; a step daughter, Shannon and husband Ed Pinkham of Waterboro; 9 grandchildren, including special relationships with grandchildren Alexis and Devin Winslow and step grandchildren Austin and Alyssa Shibles; 2 great grandchildren; 4 step grandchildren.\n\nA memorial service will be held at 1 P.M. Saturday, June 8th, at the United Baptist Church of Milo with the Rev. Phil McGlaufin officiating. A celebration of life will also be held starting at 2 P.M. Saturday, June 22nd at the home of Donald and Robin Winslow, 600 Williams Road, Corinna. Those who wish may make memorial donations to The Zachary Project, P. O. Box 96, Winterport, ME 04496. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport.