Eugene Phillip Huckins
Milbridge - Eugene Phillip Huckins, 86, of Milbridge, passed away on October 3, 2019, surrounded by family after a long illness.
He was born June 5, 1933 to the late John and Esther Huckins. Eugene is survived by his wife, Vonalee Huckins (nee Tucker); two daughters, Sheila (Huckins) Curtis (husband) Garry and Heidi Huckins (partner) Barbara Hildebrandt; three grandchildren, Cassandra Tenan, Brandon DuGay and Dustin Hildebrandt; one great-grandchild, Ashton Hildebrandt; sister, Barbara Elkhorn (husband) Eldridge; two nephews, Mark and Craig Elkhorn and a host of extended family and friends. In addition, Eugene will be missed by his pets Rusty and Bosey.
Eugene served in the Korean war. His summers were spent on Bois Bubert Island and lobster fishing.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, October 11th, 1:00 PM at Evergreen Cemetery on Route 1 in Milbridge followed by an gathering at the Milbridge Masonic Lodge.
Published on October 8, 2019

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Alice and Leroy Tucker
Oct 10, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. He was a very nice man with a heart of gold. I still remember when he and Vonalee would visit my grandparents. Good memories.
Deepest sympathy to you all.
Arlene O'Leary
Oct 09, 2019
Eugene was a sweet and gentle soul. I wish his loved ones peace and beautiful memories.
John and BJ Farmer
Oct 08, 2019
It’s always hard to say goodby. Thanking god for such a long life in Christ. Praying for all of his family.
Deb
Oct 08, 2019
My heart goes out to you Vonalee, Sheila, Heidi and your families... He was one of the best for sure.. xxoo
Peg Strout
Oct 08, 2019
Eugene was like a second dad to me and my brother and sisters growing up! Our families spent a lot of time together he will be greatly missed.❤️
Tom Skeen and John Ricker
Oct 08, 2019
He was a very special and very kind man. Thank you for your Service to our Country. You will be missed by all who knew you. Rest in Peace Sir
NormaJeanne DuGay
Oct 08, 2019
NormaJeanne DuGay
Oct 08, 2019
I will miss you. You wew a great family man and friend. I will miss you always. God speed. Eugene
Tena Rankin
Oct 08, 2019
To Von, Heidi, Sheila and extended families! Thoughts and Prayers are with you all at this time. Time will erase some sadness but can never erase the fond memories of your love one. Love Always, Tena
Mike Dugay
Oct 08, 2019
So sorry to hear of Eugenes passing and having met him many times over the years know the impact of his loss for family and friends.