WALDOBORO – Charles Michael Begley Sr., 79, died Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, in Attleboro, Mass. Chuck was born Feb. 7, 1927, a son of John and Isabel Begley of Lawrence, Mass. While attending Bowdoin College, he served in the Army from 1945 to 1946. Upon graduation from college in 1949, he moved to Waldoboro, where he had resided for the last 58 years. He taught at Waldoboro High School and Medomak Valley High School from 1949 to 1987. He was involved in many community activities and organizations including, the Lion’s club and the Republican Party. He served the wider community as treasurer of Lincoln County from 1982 to 1992 and Maine State Senator from 1992 to 1996. Chuck was predeceased by his sister, Eileen Begley of New Hampshire. Chuck is survived by his wife of 53 years, Jeanne Begley of Waldoboro; daughter, Mary Baard and her husband, Ron, of Brunswick; sons, Charlie Begley and his wife, Regina, of Mansfield, Mass., Paul Begley and his wife, Stephanie, of Sidney and Mark Begley and his wife, Laura, of Windham; brother, John Begley and his Barbara of New Hampshire; nine grandchildren, Lauren and Karin Baard of Brunswick, Katherine, Ryan and Connor Begley of Mansfield, Mass., Lindsay and Paige Begley of Sidney and Nicole and Michele Begley of Windham. To honor and celebrate his life there will be a service 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at Waldoboro United Methodist Church, Friendship Street, Waldoboro, led by the Rev. Joseph Beardsley. A reception will be held after in the church vestry. Donations may be made to Waldoboro United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 354, Waldoboro, ME 04572. Arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 949 Main St., Waldoboro.