Dana Small
In Memory of
Dana Small
1930 - 2017
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Condolence From: Walter Johansson
Condolence: Helen,
I offer my condolences on your loss. I always greeted Dana as the Postmaster General of Chamberlain and enjoyed working with him on the Colonial Pemaquid gift shop.
Walt
Saturday June 24, 2017
Condolence From: Wesley Neff
Condolence: I am very sorry to hear about Dana's passing. My parents, Bob and Barbara Neff, considered Dana and Helen very good friends. I have fond memories of Dana at the Post Office in Chamberlain and then with my parents at other times, especially after retirement. My warm thoughts are for you at this time Helen. My very best, Wesley
Monday June 19, 2017
Condolence From: Jeanne Davis
Condolence: This message is for Sue Bradley who I believe is Dana's niece, my late husband Alan Davis and I met Dana many years ago. He was a lovely, gentle man. I am not sure exactly when we learned that he was related to Sue, but I could understand how they could be from the same family. My condolences to Sue and the entire family. Jeanne Davis
Friday June 16, 2017
Condolence From: Elizabeth Thompson
Condolence: I met Dana only recently, as he used to drop by donations from the Pemaquid Lighthouse at Bob Kline's place over the last couple of years. Bob and I visited Dana several times at Miles during the last weeks of his life. He was a kind, giving man with a gentle, dry wit, and I was very sorry he passed from this life before I knew him better. I am saddened that he is gone, and I send my best wishes and thoughts to his family.
Thursday June 15, 2017
Condolence From: Irene Burton
Condolence: I met Dana the first time my husband, Don brought me to Chamberlain and had the privilege to spend time in the cottage next door to the house that he and Helen lived in on Route 32. Dana was always so kind to us and after he retired he made a point of visiting us every summer when we came to Maine. He will be missed.
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Condolence From: Chris Burton
Condolence: I am so sorry to hear of Dana's passing. Visiting him at the Post Office was an integral part of my yearly childhood visits to Maine, and I remember insisting my parents wait outside while I went in to see Mr. Small. Trips to the Post Office were anticipated and cherished because his kind, patient and generous spirit made me feel important and special. Even after he left the Post Office and my trips to Maine grew more sporadic, he made an effort to stop by when I was in town and kept in touch through my family. I will remember his sense of humor and warmth, and hope to reflect even a bit of his caring to the people in my life. Dana was a truly unique and exceptional man. My deepest sympathies are with Helen and his family.

Best,

Chris Burton
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Condolence From: Michelle Small
Condolence: I am so very sorry to hear about Dana's passing. He was an amazing man that is going to be dearly missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to Helen and the family. Thinking of you always.
Saturday June 10, 2017
Condolence From: Don Loprieno
Condolence: It is with sadness that the Friends of Colonial Pemaquid note the passing of Dana Small. We all had occasion to work with Dana over the years, and always enjoyed his quiet dedication and hard work (including the ongoing challenge of soliciting volunteers for our gift shop) not to mention his steadfastness and friendship. He was an exceptional person and we sincerely regret his loss and extend our heartfelt condolences to his family.

Don Loprieno
president
The Friends of Colonial Pemaquid
Friday May 12, 2017
Condolence From: Carole Lough
Condolence: Dear Helen and Martha, I will always remember the very tall, smiling and gentle man who was our Postmaster in Chamberlain, ME. My daughter, Catherine, loved walking to the post office to get the mail so she could see Mr. Dana. Please accept my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Thursday May 11, 2017
Condolence From: Jeanne Davis
Condolence: Remembering a long ago get together with Dana, my late husband Alan, and me. He was a lovely gentleman and a
delight to be with. Sending my deepest sympathy to his family.

Jeanne Davis
Thursday May 11, 2017