Obituaries

Thomas Hennessey
B: 1937-02-25
D: 2018-12-14
View Details
Hennessey, Thomas
Priscilla Hartery
B: 1941-10-01
D: 2018-12-13
View Details
Hartery, Priscilla
Muriel Frati
B: 1921-11-15
D: 2018-12-12
View Details
Frati, Muriel
William Davis
B: 1928-08-09
D: 2018-12-11
View Details
Davis, William
JoAnn Mahan
B: 1943-06-15
D: 2018-12-11
View Details
Mahan, JoAnn
Charlotte Lugdon
B: 1923-06-05
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Lugdon, Charlotte
Marcia Lewis
B: 1950-09-11
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Lewis, Marcia
Paul Rideout
B: 1938-04-09
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Rideout, Paul
Priscilla Guerin
B: 1934-11-09
D: 2018-12-09
View Details
Guerin, Priscilla
Priscilla Chapman
B: 1927-10-30
D: 2018-12-08
View Details
Chapman, Priscilla
Vivian Mathews
B: 1923-04-21
D: 2018-12-07
View Details
Mathews, Vivian
Waneta Mae Booker
B: 1928-12-28
D: 2018-12-07
View Details
Booker, Waneta Mae
Donald Dysart
B: 1940-08-22
D: 2018-12-04
View Details
Dysart, Donald
John Robert Gass
B: 1937-04-04
D: 2018-12-02
View Details
Gass, John Robert
Richard St. Peter
B: 1944-12-08
D: 2018-11-29
View Details
St. Peter, Richard
Janice Minson
B: 1954-09-07
D: 2018-11-28
View Details
Minson, Janice
Charlotte Bingham
B: 1939-02-05
D: 2018-11-26
View Details
Bingham, Charlotte
Hubert Chaloux
B: 1919-03-29
D: 2018-11-26
View Details
Chaloux, Hubert
Louise Kobritz
B: 1923-08-18
D: 2018-11-25
View Details
Kobritz, Louise
Cynthia Ellis
B: 1922-09-14
D: 2018-11-24
View Details
Ellis, Cynthia
Frances Russell
B: 1924-11-15
D: 2018-11-23
View Details
Russell, Frances

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

Proudly Serving

Bangor, Brewer, Orono, Hampden, and surrounding communities

About An Amazing Life|Help

Janet Margaret
McKay (Hersey)

October 19, 1929 – November 17, 2018

Share this tribute
Janet McKay
Memorial Candles Lit for Janet | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Orono

Obituary for Janet Margaret McKay (Hersey)

Janet (Hersey)McKay –89, died November 17,2018. She was born October 19, 1929, in Bangor, the daughter of Althea (Hatch) and Charles Edward Hersey.
Janet grew up a “Daddy’s Girl”. She graduated from Bangor High in 1947. She met the love of her life on August 1, 1947 and later married Wilfred Raymond McKay on November 17 of the same year. They loved each other very much. Their favorite song was “Near You” and they sang it to each other for 49 years. They created seven children and enjoyed watching them grow up, playing various sports, especially basketball at Orono High School. Janet was a member of the Veazie Ladie’s Aide and a talented seamstress. After the death of her husband in 1996, she lived in Milford and was well taken care by her son and “Knight in Shining Armor “, Gerald ,until his sudden death in 2016.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a sister Norma and her husband George McKay; her special son, Gerald McKay; and many sister and brother in laws.
She is survived by her six children and their spouses; Judy and Jim Dean, Scott and Diana McKay, Robin and John Grigsby, Edward and Edie McKay, Candice and Ed Hackett, Kevin ad Alice McKay. She is also survived by many grandchildren, great -grandchildren, with 3 more on the way.
Relatives and friends may visit with the family from 10:00-11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at the Orono Chapel of Brookings-Smith, 72 Main Street, Orono, with a short Service of Remembrance at 11:00 AM officiated by her son, Edward McKay. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery, Veazie. Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com.
PRINT

First Visitation

When Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am
Location
Orono Chapel of Brookings-Smith
Address
72 Main Street
Orono, ME
Additional Information

Service of Remembrance Information

When
Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 11:00am
Officiating
Edward McKay
Location
Orono Chapel of Brookings-Smith
Address
72 Main Street
Orono, ME

Interment Information

When
Wednesday, November 21st, 2018
Location
Fairview Cemetery, Veazie
Address
Route 2, State St.
Veazie, ME