Richard B. Saunders

Nov 2, 1941 - Sep 14, 2017

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Houlton - Richard B. Saunders, 75, passed away with his family by his side on September 14, 2017 in Houlton. He was born November 2, 1941 in Houlton, the son of Willis and Lillian (Hawkins) Saunders.
Richard was in the National Guard and was a former member of the NRA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, fiddle heading, and spending time with his family and was a mason and carpenter by trade.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Sandra of Houlton; seven children, Raymond Saunders of Troy, NH, Deborah Saunders of Tullahoma, TN, Wayne Saunders of Newburyport, MA, Lori Saunders, Anthony Whittaker both of Houlton, Sonny Whittaker of Ellsworth and Kimberly Gravelle of Presque Isle; nine grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; four siblings, Mary Callnan of Houlton, Kathy Gleason of Auburn, Allan Saunders of Littleton, Lloyd Currie of MO; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19th at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water Street, Houlton. For an online memorial book and to leave condolences please visit www.bowersfuneral.com
Published on  September 16, 2017
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