BRUNSWICK — Carl E. Wallace, 82, of Brunswick, died Saturday at his home.

He was born Aug. 5, 1930, in Phippsburg to Niles L. and Dora V. Wallace. He attended West Point School in Phippsburg.

In 1957, Wallace married Beverly L. Beal in Bowdoin.

He worked for a time as a clammer and commercial fisherman, and later as a textile worker for Worumbo Textile Mill and at Keena Corp. in Brunswick. He retired in 1996.

Wallace and his wife lived in Lisbon Falls until 2011, when they moved to Brunswick.

A considerate and helpful man, Wallace loved fishing, hunting, being outdoors  and collecting bottles around Durham and Freeport.

He is survived by his wife; a son, Eugene C. Wallace and his wife, Josephine, of Topsham; two grandchildren, Sabrina L. Wallace, Nicholas C. Wallace and his fiancee, Sarah Hills, and a great-grandson, Elijah N. H. Wallace; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A funeral was held Thursday at Brackett Funeral Home in Brunswick with the Rev. Ronald McLaughlin officiating. Interment will be at West Bowdoin Cemetery in the spring.

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