EAST NEWPORT - James Seeds, 88, died March 22, 2015, at a Bangor hospital. He was born June 14, 1926, in Bordentown, NJ, a son of George and Florence (Doan) Seeds.
He was married to Jean (Gallagher) Seeds who died in 2001. They moved to Maine after James retired from General Motors in 1984. He was a member of the United Autoworkers, Local 731.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews, including George T. Seeds III and wife Martha of Mt. Laurel, NJ, Mary Lou Hoffman and husband Tom of Riverside, NJ; his "granddaughter", Patricia "Trish" Roussin and husband Timothy Roussin; and his good friend Carl Norris.
It was his request to be cremated and scattered at sea. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport.
Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com