Richard Arno Ellis


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BANGOR - Richard A. Ellis, 77, went home to be with the Lord on July 24, 2019 surrounded by his loving family after a brief illness. He was born on March 14, 1942 in Milo, the son of Arno L. and Ruth (Davis) Ellis.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jaqueline A. Ellis; sons, John Patrick Ellis, and Steven J. Ellis of Bangor; daughter, Kathleen (Rioux) Day and her husband, Eric of Bangor; two granddaughters, Maj. Samantha J. Sproul and her husband, Jarred of Brewer, and Jessica R. Fraser and her husband, Ian of Brewer; four great-grandchildren, Lilian and Abigail Sproul, and Jack and Hannah Fraser. He will be deeply missed by many, especially his companion, "brown-eyed Nevada girl", Cha Cha. Upon Richard's request, there will be no services. Those who wish to remember Richard in a special way may volunteer at their local Veterans' Home. Condolences to the family may be expressed at
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Ivan & Charlotte Higgins from Milo,Me.
Jul 29, 2019
So sorry to be reading & hearing about this our thoughts & prayers to all of you. So many good memories over the years cuz. May God be with you all. RIP Dick.
Irene and Harold Williams
Jul 26, 2019
Jackie and family. So sorry but Dick has left us with plenty of memories . That man was one of a kind and you all know. REP. Dick
Heather Day, Mike, Luis and Dan Casey
Jul 25, 2019
We are sorry for your loss and sending love to the whole family. He was lots of fun—take heart that the twinkle in his eyes lives on in all of you!