June 24, 1937 - - February 21, 2018
BANGOR – William R. McHale, 80, died February 21, 2018 at a local hospital following a brief illness. He was born June 24, 1937 in Bangor, the son of Arthur and Teresa (Murphy) McHale.
Bill was a graduate of John Bapst High School, class of 1955. Following graduation, he joined the Maine Air National Guard, retiring in October of 1993 with the rank of SMSGT. He was a memb ...
July 27, 1926 - - February 20, 2018
BANGOR – Reginald H. Withington, 91, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at the Maine Veterans Home in Bangor. Reginald was born July 27, 1926, in Rockland, Maine, the son of Reginald H. Sr. and Theresa V. Louraine Withington.
He was a 1944 graduate of Rockland High School. After graduating from high school, he served with the 325th Glider Infantry Regiment of the ...
Sylvanus R. Tracy Jr.
May 08, 1926 - - February 13, 2018
HERMON – Sylvanus R. Tracy, Jr., 91 died February 13, 2018, at his home under Beacon Hospice care. He was born in Jonesboro, May 8, 1926, the son of the late Sylvanus R. and Grace E. (Bartlett) Tracy.
Sylvanus – better known as “Junior” – attended Ellsworth High School, before enlisting into the United States Army. During World War II, Junior served valiantly in the ...
February 12, 1948 - - February 03, 2018
Glenburn – Arthur John Emery (known as “Jack” to friends and family), 69, died February 3rd, 2018 at a Bangor hospital. He was born February 12th, 1948, in Bangor, the son of Daniel J. and Rena I. (Cummings) Emery. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor Crawford of Hampden, and daughters, Jennifer Anne and Rena Jean; as well as his step-children, Buffie, James, and Mary Drew ...
George Bagley Jr
April 11, 1944 - - January 17, 2018
Orono - George Francis Bagley Jr., died at home after a brief illness on January 17, 2018. He was born April 11, 1944, in Orono, to George Francis Sr. and Pauline Frances Bagley.
George owned and operated Bagley’s Greenhouse for 17 years which is now run by his daughter, Katherine Bagley. He spent countless hours teaching his customers how to care for their plants and enjoye ...
March 14, 1941 - - November 21, 2017
MADAWASKA – Raynold P. Gagnon, 76, died November 21, 2017 at a Bangor hospital. He was born March 14, 1941 in Madawaska, son of Hampy and Annette (Michaud) Gagnon.
Ray was a graduate of Madawaska High School, served in the U.S. Navy and was a graduate of the University of Maine, Fort Kent. Ray began his career as a school teacher then was a local business man and worked hi ...
July 18, 1925 - - November 13, 2017
Orono and Castine - William Wood Anderson
Bill Anderson died on November 13, 2017 after 92 years of life well lived. He was still 18 years old when he landed on Utah Beach, Normandy, France on June 6, 1944 as part of “Foxy 29,” an elite cadre of Navy doctors, nurses, and corpsmen put together for the invasion of Europe. The LST 500 he sailed on made over 20 trips from Eng ...
Lloyd E. Willey
September 19, 1934 - - November 06, 2017
Hampden - Lloyd E. Willey passed away peacefully at the Maine Veteran’s Home in Bangor, Maine, on November 6, 2017, following a long illness. Lloyd was born on September 19, 1934 in Cherryfield, Maine, to parents James A. “Jim” and Esther E. Willey. Lloyd moved with his family to Topsham, Maine in 1936, where his father began his career in the vending business with Cant ...
August 12, 1927 - - October 31, 2017
Bangor and Brewer - Arthur Peter Brountas, 90, husband for 61 years to Maria Gianibas Brountas, passed away peacefully at home on October 31, 2017. He was born August 12, 1927, the son of the late Peter Brountas and Penelope Spiropoulos Brountas of 294 Main Street, Bangor.
As a child Arthur held many jobs to help support the family during the depression. One was selling newsp ...
Allison Joseph Briggs
August 23, 1927 - - October 20, 2017
BREWER %u2013 Allison Joseph Briggs, 90, died October 20, 2017, at the Maine Veterans Home in Bangor, surrounded by his loving family. He was born August 23, 1927, in Houlton, the son of Ralph and Isabelle (Coffey) Briggs. Allison attended schools in Lincoln, including Mattanawcook Academy, from which he graduated in 1945. He served in the U.S. Navy from the fall of 1945 to Aug ...