MASARDIS - Hazen L. Stevens, 71, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2016 at a Bangor hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 15, 1944 in Masardis, a son of the late Aubrey and Martha (Keene) Stevens.
Hazen last worked for W.T. Logging of Lincoln and had previously worked with Great Northern Paper Company, Portage. He had an obvious passion working the heavy equipment and took great pride in his work. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, but he was most often seen splitting and cording firewood for his home and that of his neighbors. He would tackle and home improvement project, and was never happier than when he had such a project ahead of him.
He is survived by: his two sons, Aubrey Stevens and his wife Kathy of Peachtree City, GA and Jeffrey Stevens and his wife Marcy of Morrow, GA; their mother, Connie (Howes) Stevens; his long-time love and companion, Jeanie St. Pierre; three brothers, Phillip Stevens and his wife Joan of Hominy, OK, Richard Stevens and his wife Joan and Raymond Stevens, all of Presque Isle; and his beloved dog, Angel. He leaves behind seven grandchildren, Brandon, Austyn, Jacob & Bryce and Cole, Mariah & Blake and several nieces and nephews
Besides his parents, Hazen is predeceased by an infant sister, Carol Mae Stevens.
A funeral service will be celebrated at 1 PM on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Union Congregational Church, Sheridan Rd., Ashland, with Pastor Nathan Gardiner officiating. Relatives and friends may greet the family Saturday morning 11 AM until the time of service at the church. Burial will be held 1 PM Sunday at Masardis Municipal Cemetery. To share condolences online, please visit www.LajoieFuneralHome.com