chamberlinNeil R. Chamberlin, 83, died May 8, 2015 in Worcester.

He leaves two daughters, Susan M. Carroll and her husband Christopher of Northborough; Karen L. Stone of Scarborough, Maine; five grandchildren; three nephews and a niece. A brother George predeceased him. He was the son of George and Edna (Borgeson) Chamberlin of Auburn.

Neil graduated from Auburn High School and Wentworth Institute in Boston. In 1950, he served with Reconnaissance Co., 1st Marine Division in Korea. He was awarded three battle stars. Mr. Chamberlin was self-employed in the water and wastewater treatment industry.

He was a member of the New England Watercolor Society. His watercolors were accepted in two North American Open national shows in 2004 and 2006. He was also a member of the Rhode Island Watercolor Society. Mr. Chamberlin was accepted into their 13 & 15 annual National Water Media competition in 2006 and 2008.

Neil enjoyed sailing, and painting costal New England. Following cremation, he will be buried in All Saints (Old Swedish Cemetery) in Worcester. Hays Funeral Home of Northborough is assisting the family with arrangements. To share a memory or to leave an online condolence, please visit