ELLSWORTH - George C. Henry, 66, died at his sister's home in Waltham, July 16, 2015. He was born in Houlton, October 16, 1948, the son of James S. and Ethel (Hill) Henry.
He graduated from Ellsworth High School, class of 1966 and attended Aroostook State College (University of Maine) in Presque Isle. George enjoyed traveling to Europe and visiting many places in the United States with his mom. He also enjoyed genealogy which he worked on at the family camp in Corea. George was a chef at Jasper's Restaurant in Ellsworth for 41 years.
He is survived by his brother, James S. Henry, Jr and wife Patricia of Penobscot; sister, Nicole Grindle and husband Gerald of Waltham; five nieces and nephews, Lisa Heskett, Angela Tobey, Nicholas Henry, Collin Henry, and Kimberly Pahel; and four great nieces and one great nephew. He was predeceased by his parents.
A graveside service will be held 1:00 pm, July 22, 2015 at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Ellsworth with Pastor Bob Maddocks officiating with a reception to follow at Jasper's Restaurant, 200 High St. Ellsworth.
Those who desire may make contributions in George's memory to Hancock County Home Care and Hospice, P.O. Box 655, Ellsworth, 04614.
Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St. Ellsworth
Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com