Fairfield, Maine-Peter J Otis, 47, passed away on January 3, 2017, in Portland, Maine. \r\n\r\nHe was born in Waterville, Maine on September 19, 1969, the son of James W. Otis and Sandra Larsen Otis. \r\n\r\nPeter grew up in Fairfield, Maine and graduated from Lawrence High School class of 1987. After graduation Peter was employed by United Parcel Service (UPS) where he worked as pre-loader and air driver for 27 years.\r\n \r\nPeter will be remembered as a loving son, brother, father, grandfather, uncle and cherished friend. He always knew how to put a smile on someone’s face. Peter was very generous and enjoyed giving things to people he cared about and he often did; whether they needed it or not.\r\n\r\nHe loved to fish and was often the first to fish the local fishing holes, rain or shine. Other hobbies he had were hunting, stand-up comedy, and he had a soft spot for animals. Peter enjoyed spending time with his daughter Ashley, her sisters Hannah and Jaiden, and his nieces. He took them fishing, four-wheeling, and to the movies and out to eat. He loved to hang out and watch football with his lifelong friend John Poplaski. His pride and joy was his grand-daughter Sailer. He looked forward to teaching her to drive, fish, play golf, snowmobile, and “to have an attitude”. \r\n\r\nPeter was predeceased by his father James W. Otis.\r\n\r\nPeter is survived by his daughter, Ashley A. Otis; a granddaughter, Sailer J.Otis; his mother, Sandra (Larsen) Otis; sister Brenda (Otis) Adams and her husband Andy Adams; brother Darby Otis and his wife Sherie (Marcia) Otis; and nieces Danielle Otis, Michaela Otis, Ashley (Overlock) Bellows, and Erica (Overlock) Ratner. \r\n \r\nFuneral Services will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2017, at the Fairfield Church of the Nazarene at 5:00 pm. A celebration of life will follow with a reception.\r\n\r\nIn lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given in Peter’s memory to the Animal Humane Society, 100 Webb Rd., Waterville, ME 04901.