Portland, ME -- David Thomas Butland, 50, of Portland died unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. He was the domestic partner of Ann Marie Leighton.
He was born September 24, 1966 in Portland, ME a son of the late David E. Butland and of Sally Ann (Coyne) Butland of Portland. He attended Portland area schools, graduating in 1985 from Portland High School.
Dave worked as a contractor for many years. He enjoyed spending time on Sturdivant Island, striper fishing off his boat. He had a wonderful sense of humor and a quick wit. David was the type of guy that would help anyone in need.
Besides Ann Marie and his mother Sally Ann he is survived by his daughter Jackie Butland and her boyfriend Ken Paul and his sister Christine Butland, brother Tim Butland both of Portland. He also leaves his nieces Jade and Lindsay Clippinger, Lauren, Sikora, Meghan and Natalie Butland as well as his dog Ella and many other relatives and friends.
There will be no services, per his request.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to:
American Heart Association
51 US Route One
Scarborough, ME 04074
Animal Refuge League
449 Stroudwater Street
Westbrook, ME 04092