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Celebration of Life


Please join us for a community celebration of Theo's life. This event is open to the public.

Sunday, October 23 at 2:00 pm

Leon A. Gorman Conference Center
L.L. Bean Headquarters

2 Double L Street, Freeport, ME 04032

This event is an opportunity for all those connected to Theo and the Ferrara Family to come together to honor Theo and also to celebrate the love and support this community has shown during this challenging time. Doors for the event will open at 1:45 pm. The hour-long program of music, speakers and a tribute video will begin around 2:30 p.m.

Please allow time for parking, which is available on both sides of the building. Attendees can access the building from 2 Double L Street or 15 Casco Street.
Carpooling is encouraged.

There is no recommended dress code for this event.  Please come comfortable as you are. The family would love to see some Celtics jerseys and
Freeport Falcon gear!



All those involved know that there is a tremendous amount of interest in this event and would like to make everyone aware that there is a capacity limit to the event space. If the capacity of 800 people is reached, we will need to limit access to the event space. In order to accommodate everyone who would like to participate in the celebration, we have additional viewing options available.

Monitors will be set up in the hallways for attendees in the building who are not able to get into the event space.

There is a livestream option through Facebook so that you can watch from home. Theo Ferrara's Celebration of Life

Freeport Community Services will be open as a satellite viewing space. The livestream will be shown in the Bradley Room for those who want to watch as a group but would prefer a smaller setting. FCS will be open from
1:45 pm – 3:30 pm.

 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Theo Ferrara Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Please follow this link to share memories of Theo.


Do not stand at my grave and weep
I am not there. I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow.
I am the diamond glints on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the morning's hush
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft stars that shine at night.
Do not stand at my grave and cry;
I am not there. I did not die.

- Mary Elizabeth Frye

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