November 07, 1933 - - October 08, 2020
Bangor — Reginald Leslie Collins, 86, passed from this life after a four-year battle with cancer surrounded by his loved ones at home on October 8, 2020. He was born November 7, 1933 in Charleston, Maine, the only son of Winfield and Alta McGray Collins.
He obeyed the Gospel late in life and knew, and often said, that Jesus was his Savior. Reg knew that when this life ended, ...
June 23, 1937 - - September 11, 2020
From the March 2017 edition of the Maine Seniors Magazine
At Maine Seniors Magazine, a Prime Mover is a senior who has devoted considerable time and energy to improving the living conditions of his fellow men in their country, state and or community. Nelson Durgin has accomplished all of this and is a quintessential example of such an individual. In a world of "paying it for ...
April 07, 1931 - - August 25, 2020
William J. Sullivan “Bill” died on August 25, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born on April 7, 1931 to William J. and Virginia (Walsh) Sullivan in Jamaica Plain, MA. The family moved to Woonsocket, RI and then settled in Fall River, MA where Bill grew up. He went to Msgr. James Coyle High School in Taunton, MA and was in the first class at Stonehill College. ...
December 12, 1927 - - June 06, 2020
Kenduskeag - Gordon Francis Pullen, 92, passed away peacefully, at the Maine Veteran’s Home, on June 6th, 2020, the anniversary of "D-day". He was born in Kenduskeag on December 12, 1927. Gordon is predeceased by his parents, Amy and Ervin Pullen, his beloved wife of 50 yrs., Sylvia, brothers, Raymond, Mont, George, and William, (who lost his life in France during WWII), an ...
September 19, 1931 - - May 20, 2020
Kenduskeag- Wilfred E. Bowden "Bud", 88, passed away, May 20, 2020 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Bangor. Bud was born on September 19th, 1931 to Ford and Nellie Bowden.
After graduating from Brewer High School, he followed a military career path serving first in the Navy, then the Army Reserves, finishing up in the Air Force, where he proudly served 25 years.
In 1956, Bud mar ...
Thomas Francis Gallant, Jr.
October 07, 1930 - - March 02, 2020
BANGOR – Thomas F. Gallant, Jr., 89, passed away March 2, 2020 at a local hospital. He was born October 7, 1930, in Bangor, the son of Thomas F. Gallant, Sr. and J. Bernice (Griffin) Gallant.
Tom attended St. John’s Elementary and John Bapst Memorial High School where he lettered in three sports, football, basketball and baseball. He was inducted in the John Bapst Hall of ...
Spurgeon Clark, Sr.
December 10, 1929 - - February 23, 2020
DEL VALLE, TX and BANGOR - Spurgeon “Spud” Benjamin Clark Sr., affectionately known as “Bampa”, born to John Ernest and Mary A. Craig Clark on December 10th, 1929, passed on February 23rd, 2020 surrounded by family.
He graduated from Bangor High 1949, attended Coin Electrical School in Boston Mass. He was a 1st lieutenant in the US Army Corp of Engineers, 50 plus years ...
December 25, 1944 - - January 27, 2020
HERMON – Jim Fish, 75, died unexpectedly on January 27, 2020, at a Bangor hospital. He was born on December 25, 1944, in Dixfield, Maine.
In Jim’s words, he loved nature, hunting, fishing, his home and his wife, Cyndy, for her understanding, patience and tolerance of his love and need for solitude.
He enlisted in the Air Force following his high school graduation and was ...
November 29, 1925 - - January 09, 2020
Bangor – Galen Cole, 94 died January 9 in Bangor. Born Nov. 29, 1925 in Bangor, Galen was the fifth of seven children born of Albert J. and Amy (Stone) Cole. He had battled prostate cancer since 1993. A 1944 graduate of Bangor High School, Galen was a combat infantryman with the U.S. 5th Armored Division and lost his entire squad, 5 killed and 8 wounded fighting in Germany o ...
Benjamin Hoffman Jr
February 11, 1930 - - December 28, 2019
BRADFORD - Benjamin F. Hoffman, Jr.--Navy officer, logger, forester, surveyor, professor, writer, organic farmer, putterer deluxe, drummer, and model railroad/WW2 buff--passed away in the comfort of his home among family on Saturday, December 28th, 2019. Born in Hagerstown, MD on February 11, 1930, Ben received his B.A. from the U of Virginia in 1951 and, after a four-year inte ...