Herman's Story

Herman Doody, 103, passed away Sunday July 10, 2016 at the Aroostook Health Center in Mars Hill. He was born June 20, 1913, at California Settlement, NB. Canada, the son of John and Maria (Hamilton) Doody.

Herman was a potato farmer with his brother Warren until his retirement. He was a faithful member of the Full Gospel Assembly and a deacon for over 40 years. He loved animals especially horses and enjoyed sleigh rides with his grandchildren. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

He is survived by two sons; Wendell and his wife Joyce of Washburn, Wallace and his wife Alice of Washburn, daughter in law, Carol of Caribou, sister, Louise Peterson of Monticello, 10 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 17 great great grandchildren, 6 great great great grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents, his wife Sarah "Sadie" (Spooner) Doody, a son Galen Doody, brothers; Winfield, Warren, Raymond, and Edward Doody, sisters; Helen, Marsha, Elizabeth and Edna., a grandson Edward, and a great granddaughter Elizabeth A.D. Sines.

The family wishes to thank all the staff at the Aroostook Health Center for the excellent care and support.

Friends may call 12 noon, Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle where funeral services will be held at 1 pm, with Rev. Kevin Kierstead officiating. Interment will be at Fairmount Cemetery, Presque Isle immediately following the service. A reception will be held at the funeral home following interment. Donations may be made in Herman's memory to Full Gospel Assembly, PO BOX 1267, Presque Isle, ME 04769 or to the Presque Isle Humane Society, 24 Cross St, Presque Isle, ME 04769. Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com
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