John's Story

CARY - John P. Cleary, 58, died November 11, 2014 in Haynesville. He was born February 11, 1956 in Houlton, the son of Edwin and Helen (Fredericks) Cleary.

John enjoyed snowmobiling, four wheeling, hunting and going to camp. He was a friend to everyone.

Besides his mother of Cary, John is survived by his wife of 36 years, Peggy (Irish) Cleary of Cary; 2 children, Jamie of Cary and Ryan of Houlton; mother-in-law, Madeline Irish of Hodgdon; several sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and his special "camp friends". He was predeceased by his father, Edwin and his father-in-law, Milo Irish.

Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Thursday, November 13th at Bowers Funeral Home, 10 Water Street, Houlton, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. Interment will be in the Hodgdon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the charity of one's choice. For an online memory book and to leave condolences please visit
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