Frances "Faye" Carter
Apr 1, 1923 - Feb 26, 2017
- Frances "Faye" Carter, 93, passed away with her loving daughter and best friend by her side Feb. 26, 2017, at home in Bangor. She was born April 1, 1923, to Jarvis and Jennie Hand of Etna.
Faye was born in Etna. She attended Etna schools and college in Boston. She married Richard P. Carter in 1944, and they resided in Hampden and Bangor. She was employed by Sears & Roebuck for 26 years and then served as the secretary/treasurer of Local #1327 in Brewer for 25 years. Faye enjoyed handiwork, gardening, and long car rides.
She was predeceased by her parents, husband, brothers, Eugene and George. She is survived by daughter, Beverly Ann Carter of Bangor, who will miss her dearly. She is also remembered by sister, Norma Jean DeCosta and cousin, Rita in Florida.
Private burial will take place at a later time alongside her husband at Pine Grove Cemetery, Bangor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bangor Humane Society, 693 Mt. Hope Ave., Bangor, ME 04401. Messages and memories may be shared with the family at
Arrangements by Kiley & Foley, 299 Union St., Bangor.