CAPE ELIZABETH — Carl Lester Loeffel, 74, died unexpectedly on Nov. 7.
On Oct. 20, 1936, he was born in New Haven, Conn., the son of Lester and Mildred Loeffel, and attended Trinity College in Hartford, graduating in 1958.
In 1967 he married Nancy Guy and moved to Maine.
For nearly 50 years he worked as an actuary for organizations including the Fireman’s Fund, UNUM, Equitable, and most recently, the state of Maine.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, attending sporting events, reading, solving puzzles, and relaxing at Casino Beach.
A favorite pastime was to enjoy relaxing after yardwork with friends, John Boland and Jim Ryer.
He was predeceased by his aunt Lona, and his loving wife Nancy.
Survivors include his daughter Debby (Loeffel) Maley and her husband John E. Maley of Cape Elizabeth, his son Scott Loeffel and his wife Angela Story-Loeffel of South Portland, and his son Carl Loeffel Jr., and his fiancee Linda Yetz of Newburyport, Mass.; three granddaughters, Kasey, Kim, and Samantha; and many special nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11 at Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12 at Saint Alban’s Episcopal Church in Cape Elizabeth.