MAPLETON - Dennis A. Carter 68, passed away July 2, 2014 surrounded by his family at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was born in Washburn, March 30, 1946, the son of Maurice R. "Bill" and Laura Belle (Wilcox) Carter.
For 44 years he was a proud member of the plumbers and pipefitters UA Local 716 of Augusta. He will be deeply missed.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Marilyn (Higgins) Carter of Mapleton, two sons; Martin Carter, Daron Carter and his wife, Terry, all of Castle Hill, special grandchildren, Spencer of Fredericksburg, VA, granddaughters, MacKenzie and Danni Rae Carter of Ashland, two brothers and their wives, Gary and Sandra Carter, Kevin and Jeanna Carter, all of West Chapman; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, and a niece, Lynn Starr Carter.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, where funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday with Nathan Gardiner officiating. Interment will be at Southside Cemetery, Mapleton. A reception will be held immediately following the burial at Mapleton Lions Hall in Mapleton. Those who wish may donate in his memory to West Chapman Advent Christian Church building fund, 3466 West Chapman Rd., Chapman, ME 04757 or to a charity one's choice. Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com