MALDEN - William Hendry Thistle, Jr. (Bill), formerly of Malden, MA, at the age of 57 entered into eternal rest on April 14, 2015 in Bangor, ME. William was born on May 22, 1957 in Everett, MA., the son of the late William H. Thistle and Martha (Valpey) Thistle.
William is survived by his two sisters, Barbara Tormondsen of Greenwich, CT and Patricia Verrier of Crofton, MD, as well as a niece, Erin Tormondsen, and three nephews: John Tormondsen, Jr., Matthew Verrier, and Christopher Verrier.
After service in the United States Navy, William worked for New England Nuclear Corporation, a subsidiary of Dupont, in Boston, MA.
A memorial service for William will be held, 3 p.m., Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, with Rev. Rebecca Liberty of Redeemer Lutheran Church officiating.
Those who wish to remember William in a special way may make gifts in his memory to the United Way of Eastern Maine, 24 Springer Dr. #201, Bangor, ME 04401 or www.unitedwayem.org.