- Gary D. Neptune Sr. died on his 70th birthday, July 14, 2017, at Maine Veterans Home, Bangor, with his family by his side. He was born July 14, 1947, in Old Town, a son of Melvin and Jospehine (Ranco).
Gary proudly served with the U.S. Marine Corps from Aug. 25, 1967, to Nov. 30, 1968. Gary served as a Lieutenant with the Indian Island Fire Department and volunteered with Hospice of Eastern Maine. He was a member of the Marine Corps League of Bangor. Gary loved to go to camp for the summer, enjoyed fishing, playing bingo and was a Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots fan.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Gloria (Hasty) Neptune; three children, Michael Neptune and his wife, Sammie, Katina Roy and her husband,Travis, and Gary Neptune Jr. and his wife, Trina; grandchildren, Jordan, Abbie, Nadia, Brayden, Jamie, Cora and Stephanie; three sisters, Doreen Neptune, Marguerite Barker and her husband, Eddy, and Sheri Ann Neptune and companion, Kevin Munson; several aunts, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; and sister, Lenore.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ann's Catholic Church, Indian Island. Burial with military honors will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Old Town. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marine Corps League DET 1151, P.O. Box 1323, Bangor, ME 04401.
Published on  July 17, 2017