ERIC A. FENNELLY
SANGERVILLE AND DEXTER - SANGERVILLE AND DEXTER, Eric A. Fennelly, 91, died June 5, 2001, at a Dover-Foxcroft hospital. He was born March 26, 1910 in Northeast Harbor, son of Andrew and Eva (Svenson) Fennelly. He attended schools in Northeast Harbor and then attended welding school in Boston. During WWII he worked as a welder for Bethlehem Steel in Quincy, Mass., and was proud to have worked on the famous aircraft carrier, the “Gray Ghost”. Eric also worked as a carpenter, helping to build the Bangor Auditorium, and the Joshua Chamberlain Bridge and later worked as an overseer at Dunbarton Woolen Mill in Dexter He loved sports, hunting and fishing; loved to dance and was a member of the Bangor Singles Club. He was predeceased by his wife of 58 years, Hazel (Arno) Fennelly.
He is survived by 2 sons and their wives, David and Stacey Fennelly of Corinna and Keith and Linda Fennelly of Newport; a daughter and her husband, Alice and Russell Moulton of Sangerville; 3
sisters, Esther Rogers, Alice Nicholson and Inez Henckler all of Northeast Harbor; 7 grandchildren: 10 great grandchildren: a special friend, Ethel Fedus of Sangerville; nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by a son, Robert, 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
Memorial services will be held 11 AM Saturday June 9, 2001, at the Crosby & Neal Funeral Home, 61 Main St., Dexter with Rev. Adam Tierney officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Dexter.
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