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Erland P. Bacon, Sr

Unity, Waldo County, Maine, USA
Death 13 Dec 2009 (aged 88)
Rumford, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Burial Unity, Waldo County, Maine, USA
Plot row 51
Memorial ID 45447547 · View Source
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Erland P. Bacon Sr., 88, of Burnham and a longtime resident of Waterville, passed away peacefully with family by his side Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009, at Rumford Hospital in Rumford. Erland was born in Unity on Nov. 18, 1921, the son of James and Harriet (Shibles) Bacon.

He married the former Gertrude Reynolds in Unity on Jan. 22, 1941, and they spent 61 wonderful years together until her passing on Aug. 21, 2002. He spent the last 20 years wintering in Florida.

He was predeceased by his wife, Gertude; and brother LeBaron Bacon.

Erland is survived by his five sons, Erland P. Bacon Jr. and wife Alayne of Oakland, Charles Bacon and wife Sheila of Greene, Roger Bacon of Fairfield, Wendell Bacon and wife Laura of Dixfield, and Sheldon Bacon and wife Kelliof Reading, Mass.; a sister Frances Pooler of Fairfield; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; a close friend and companion, Betty Sweet; and several nieces and nephews.

Spring burial will take place at Pond Cemetery in Unity. (Morning Sentinel 12/15/2009)

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  • Created by: Bev Winship
  • Added: 15 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45447547
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Erland P. Bacon, Sr (18 Nov 1921–13 Dec 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45447547, citing Pond Cemetery 1, Unity, Waldo County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Bev Winship (contributor 46831240) .