BUCKSPORT - Gene A. Hurd, 77, died peacefully May 24, 2016 with family by his side. He was born August 13, 1938, the son of Leon and Verna Hurd.
Gene was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed family get togethers, making bean hole beans, baseball and watching high school basketball tournaments. He was married to his wife Marilyn Hurd for 52 years.
Surviving in addition to his wife Marilyn, are his daughter, Chrystal Hurd; sons, Allen Hurd and wife MaryLou and Shane Hurd and wife Melanie; grandchildren, Kayla Harvey and husband Phil, Nick Osborne and wife Michelle, Katie Stratton and husband Tony, Kacie Hurd and Jamie Megno; great grandchildren, Addison and Miranda Harvey, Henry, Emma and Nora Osborne, Blake and Loghan Stratton, Sami and Alli Megno; siblings, Doris Winchester, Sandra Burns, Linda Pelletier, Kim Dewitt, Lawrence Hurd and Rodney Hurd; many nieces and nephews; and also special friends, Dianne Bisson, Brian MacDonald and Dennis and Bridgette Harvey.
A graveside service will be held on Sunday June 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm at Pine Hill Cemetery in Orrington with Rev. Peter Remick officiating.