Eugene Clement
B: 1930-11-27
D: 2019-03-18
View Details
Clement, Eugene
Lorna Ellen Robbins
B: 1947-12-09
D: 2019-03-15
View Details
Robbins, Lorna Ellen
Rita Mae DeBeck
B: 1930-10-14
D: 2019-03-13
View Details
DeBeck, Rita Mae
Joseph Cheff
B: 1993-02-06
D: 2019-03-12
View Details
Cheff, Joseph
Bessie Getchell
B: 1926-08-22
D: 2019-03-11
View Details
Getchell, Bessie
Richard Morrow
B: 1937-04-19
D: 2019-03-11
View Details
Morrow, Richard
Rev. Rudolph Leveille
B: 1931-09-23
D: 2019-03-10
View Details
Leveille, Rev. Rudolph
Susan E. Wood
B: 1943-12-06
D: 2019-03-05
View Details
Wood, Susan E.
Joseph Keleher
B: 1948-12-10
D: 2019-03-05
View Details
Keleher, Joseph
Gary LaGasse
B: 1949-11-28
D: 2019-03-04
View Details
LaGasse, Gary
Richard Hamor
B: 1926-09-29
D: 2019-03-03
View Details
Hamor, Richard
Brenda Leigh Meehan
B: 1953-03-09
D: 2019-03-02
View Details
Meehan, Brenda Leigh
Marilyn Ruth Doherty
B: 1934-05-30
D: 2019-03-01
View Details
Doherty, Marilyn Ruth
Thomas Smiley
B: 1953-10-21
D: 2019-02-28
View Details
Smiley, Thomas
Justin Cain
B: 1991-04-05
D: 2019-02-25
View Details
Cain, Justin
Ann Chaples
B: 1935-07-26
D: 2019-02-25
View Details
Chaples, Ann
Lilla Demmons
B: 1948-03-30
D: 2019-02-24
View Details
Demmons, Lilla
Lucille Randall
B: 1931-01-18
D: 2019-02-24
View Details
Randall, Lucille
Marilyn Norcross
B: 1928-12-31
D: 2019-02-24
View Details
Norcross, Marilyn
Thomas Bruce Peck
B: 1954-02-09
D: 2019-02-23
View Details
Peck, Thomas Bruce
Walter Shaw
B: 1934-10-23
D: 2019-02-22
View Details
Shaw, Walter


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.

Sign in to make your contribution to Jo Emery's online memorial

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 | 0
    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 0
    Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith
    163 Center Street
    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