HERMON - Mary E. (Gardner) Bevan, 89, wife of the late John F. Bevan, died Sept. 28, 2015 in Bangor. She was born Aug. 30, 1926 in Portland, the daughter of Elinor (Waterhouse) Fries. She graduated from Deering High School in Portland. Through the years Mary worked with the Hermon High School Band, was president of the Hermon PTA was affiliated with the Hermon Rebekah Lodge and worked for many years at Northern Maine Junction Market.
She was predeceased by her husband of 55 years in 2002. Surviving are one son, Barry of Hermon, three daughters, Nikki Higgins and her husband, Gary of Bangor, Lynn Lewis and her husband, James of Raymond, Holly Melin of Pennsylvania; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; one sister, Louise Doyle and her husband, William of Raymond.
Mary requested that no formal services be held.