CORINNA - Edward D. Bulger, 78, died unexpectedly February 12, 2015, at a Bangor hospital. He was born October 13, 1936, in Foxley River, Prince Edward Island, Canada, a son of Frank and Miriam (Goff) Bulger.
Ed had been employed as a shipping foreman at the Eastland Woolen Mill in Corinna. He was a member of the Corinna Fire Department for 52 years having served as First Assistant Chief and was a communicant of St. Anne's Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joan Bulger of Corinna; a son, Edward "Pat" Bulger and fiancee, Monica Bartley, of Newburyport, MA; 2 daughters, Trudy and husband, Myles Gallant, of Summerside, PEI, and Donna Bulger and fiance, Don Muth, of Winterport; 2 brothers and their wives, Raymond and Sharon Bulger of Charlottetown, PEI, and Frank and Brenda Bulger of Winsloe, PEI; a sister, Bernice and husband, Hank Reilly, of Toronto, Ontario; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; several nieces and nephews. Ed was predeceased by a brother, Brendon.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, February 17, at the Crosby & Neal Funeral Chapel, 68 Exeter Road, Corinna. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Anne's Catholic Church, Dexter, with the Rev. Father Joseph Cahill officiating. A spring graveside committal service will be held 11 a.m. May 15 at the Corinna Center Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Corinna Fire Department, 8 Levi Stewart Drive, Corinna, ME 04928. Those who wish may leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com.