GLENBURN AND HOULTON - James F. Tower, 69, passed away unexpectedly on August 28th, 2015. He was born July 2, 1946 in Houlton, the eldest son of Floyd and Janice (Estabrook) Tower.
Jim was a devoted and beloved father and grandfather. He was tremendously hardworking and above all he was dedicated to his family. He will be greatly missed. His life can be summarized with the following Sinatra quote "I planned each charted course; Each careful step along the byway; And more, much more than this; I did it my way."
He is survived by his daughters Lyndsay Tower of Bangor; Jillian Fifield and her husband Dustin of Deer Isle; Ashley Tower and her fiancée Michael Stephens of Westbrook; Libbey Arnold of Bangor. He is also survived by two special grandsons, Tanner and Landon Fifield. He is survived by brothers Ervin and his wife Dawn of Patten; Anthony and wife Rhonda of Ludlow; sisters Judy Beals and husband Rodney of Littleton; Joyce Folsom and her husband Timothy of Ludlow; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; and wife Vicki Tower.
Friends may call 10 - 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water St., Houlton where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Presbyterian Cemetery, Houlton. A time of fellowship will be held at the Ramblers Snowmobile Club in Littleton. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jim's memory c/o Bowers Funeral Home, PO Box 579, Houlton, Me. 04730