US Army

Donald U. Petrin

April 29, 1928 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 92)



Arundel - Donald U. Petrin 92, died at home of natural causes on June 10th 2020.  He was born April 29th, 1928, in Saco, the son of Urbain Petrin and Aledea Bouthot.


Donald was a graduate of Thornton Academy. Following graduation, he served with the U.S. Army in Germany.  He was employed at Bates Mfg. from 1948-1959.  Upon leaving Bates Mfg. he was employed by United Auto Parts/Car Quest from 1959-1991. He retired in 1991.


Donald married Jeanette Legros in 1953 settling in Saco.


Donald is thankful for many years of AA and good friends.  He loved his New England sports teams (Boston Celtics, Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots).


In addition to his parents Donald is predeceased by 3 brothers, Raymond Petrin, John Petrin and Urbain Petrin Jr.


Mr. Petrin is survived by a sister Susan Bouchard. Sons Dennis Petrin of Florida and David Petrin of Dayton and one daughter Helene Petrin of Arundel; 5 grandsons and several nieces and nephews.


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