Carl's Story

Houlton - Carl S. "Bub" Sawyer Jr., 55, died August 16, 2016, in Houlton. He was born November 7, 1960, in Meridan, CT, the son of Carl Sr. and Bessie (Jipson) Sawyer.
Carl enjoyed working in the woods, hunting, fishing and cranking his music.
In addition to his mother of Linneus, he is survived by the love of his life, Cheryl; his 3 children, Evan Gonya of AL, Carla Sawyer and Ryan Sawyer, both of Houlton; 7 grandchildren, but soon to be 8; 2 sisters, Beth and Belinda; a brother, Arthur; an aunt, Brenda Swimm; several nieces, nephews, cousins; and his best friend, Brent Shields. He was predeceased by his father; several aunts, uncles and close friends.
Friends may call 9-10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 23, at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water Street. A graveside funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the Linneus Cemetery with the Rev. Randall Burns officiating. For an online memory book and to leave condolences, please visit
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