Robert L. Utley

Scarborough – Robert L Utley, 61, of Portland, died on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House.  He was the husband of Geraldine M. (Whitney) Utley. 

He was born on January 15, 1953 in Baton Rouge, LA, a son of the late Herman M. & Margaret A. (Calder) Utley.  Robert went on to graduate from Portland High School and then obtained an Associate Degree in Business. 

He spent three years serving his country in the US Navy.  Robert spent most of his working career in the food industry, his last job being for Tim Horton’s in both Portland and South Portland. 

He enjoyed gardening as well as bird watching and was an avid animal lover.  His special friend, “Maddie” will miss her time with him.


Besides his wife, Robert is survived by his daughter Misty Dawn Hardilek and his grandson Jordan, both of Texas.  He also leaves his brother David Stuart Utley of Auburn, ME as well as many cousins and two aunts that will miss him deeply.  He was also the brother of the late James “Jimmy” Utley. 

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service, with Military Honors, and officiated by Rev. Philip Shearman, on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Evergreen Cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave. Portland, ME. 


Please visit to sign Robert’s guestbook and to leave condolences and memories for the family.

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