Jean C. Megquier
B: 1928-08-21
D: 2019-05-18
View Details
Megquier, Jean C.
Marice Arnold
B: 1926-02-16
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Arnold, Marice
Linda Harnum
B: 1941-11-16
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Harnum, Linda
Carol White
B: 1928-06-27
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
White, Carol
Virginia Mallory
B: 1933-11-24
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Mallory, Virginia
Kelly Cassum
B: 1968-07-23
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Cassum, Kelly
Shirley Wozneak
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Wozneak, Shirley
Frank Mayhew
B: 1961-11-29
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Mayhew, Frank
Janice Bennett
B: 1936-11-09
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Bennett, Janice
Lester Young
B: 1941-12-08
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Young, Lester
Eileen Cox
B: 1922-05-24
D: 2019-05-14
View Details
Cox, Eileen
Pamela Martin
B: 1950-12-14
D: 2019-05-14
View Details
Martin, Pamela
Barbara Wilson
B: 1926-10-29
D: 2019-05-12
View Details
Wilson, Barbara
James W. Rawcliffe
B: 1939-03-27
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Rawcliffe, James W.
Ashel MacDonald
B: 1931-12-01
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
MacDonald, Ashel
Lawrence Frederick Plaisted
B: 1941-02-07
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Plaisted, Lawrence Frederick
Melvin McClure
B: 1930-04-02
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
McClure, Melvin
Joyce Dickison
B: 1944-05-06
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Dickison, Joyce
Cody Joe Bemis
B: 2001-08-14
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Bemis, Cody Joe
Constance Kelsey
B: 1935-03-04
D: 2019-05-03
View Details
Kelsey, Constance
Blaine Robinson
B: 1934-04-26
D: 2019-05-03
View Details
Robinson, Blaine


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

Joan Emery

Jo Emery

Monday, June 1st, 1931 - Monday, December 31st, 2018
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Jo Emery's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Jo Emery with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks


Joan M. “Jo” Emery, 87, passed away December 31, 2018, at a Bangor hospital. She was born June 1, 1931, in Carmel, ME, the daughter of Harold and Eleanor (Knight) Brown.

She and her friend Al traveled the United States together in their RV. For 15+ years Jo was a volunteer driver for Penquis Cap. Jo would always meet you with a smile and was a very positive person. She loved to listen to music and danced her whole life.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, James Emery; son, Dan Emery; sister, Lorraine Verrill; brother, Clarence Brown; and special friend, Al Bolster.

Jo is survived by her daughter, Karla and her husband, David Ramsay of Hermon; grandchildren, Angela and her husband, Chris Hillman of Virginia, Ryan Ramsay of Hermon, Tyler Emery of Orono; great grandchildren, Caleb, Lilly and Sam all of Virginia; sister, Serean and her husband, Craig Clement of Brewer; brother, Norman and his wife Emily Brown of Carmel, Maynard and his wife, Jane Brown of Florida, Gary Brown of Brewer; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

A gathering to celebrate the life of Jo will be held 2-4 p.m. Thursday, January 3, 2019 at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center Street, Bangor.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Service

    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 |
    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
    Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith
    163 Center Street
    BANGOR, ME 04401
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Jo Emery here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Jo Emery by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

lorraine ely

Posted at 09:52am
Jo was a very dear person, really enjoyed her company.. So sorry for you Karla and family. God bless. Lorraine Ely

Marylyn White

Posted at 07:43am
My love and my prayers go with Jo, a dear friend who will be sorely missed. My heartfelt sympathy to her family, friends, and all of us who loved her, as Jo passes into eternal rest. peace and love. Goodbye, my dear friend. Along with a hole in my heart, are wonderful memories of sharing. I will miss you always, and will never forget you.


Posted at 09:28pm
And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away. Revelation 21:4

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Video Album