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Philip L. Tanguay

Philip L. Tanguay, 83, of Bristol, passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Bristol Hospital. He was born on May 30, 1935 in Portland, Maine, a son of the late Louis and Eva (Ashnault) Tanguay.

Philip was a member of the Bristol Rotary Club and an avid pilot, sailor and golfer. He was the owner of Drill-Rite Carbide Tool Company, Inc. for 23 years. After his retirement, he spent his years in Blue Hill, Maine, lobstering and beekeeping. He was loved dearly by many and will be missed.

Philip leaves his longtime companion Bente Sivertsen of Bristol. Together with Leona H. Tanguay—they had their children Roxanne Vona and her husband Joe of Bristol, Brent Tanguay and his wife Karen, of Maine, Scott Tanguay and his wife Janis of Maine, Pamela Tedesco and her husband Mark of Bristol, Judith McGinn and her husband Greg of New Hartford, Craig Tanguay and his wife Karen of Tennessee; grandchildren Christopher, Michelle, Emily, Kate, Michael, Mark, Brandon, Cali, Anthony, Kevin, Kristina, Jamie, Jay, Benjamin, Zachary; 21 great-grandchildren; siblings Robert Tanguay and his wife Beverly of Maryland, Donald Tanguay and his wife Norma of Terryville, Norman Tanguay of Maine and several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his sister Janice Harvey.

The family invites friends and loved ones to calling hours between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Forestville/Bristol. At 12 p.m., everyone is invited to share words of remembrance.

To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or a photo, please visit Philip’s tribute page at www.Obrien-FuneralHome.com.


Linwood A. Clement

Penobscot—Linwood A. Clement, 95, died Thursday, June 14, 2018, at his home.

He was born February 2, 1923 at home on the Clement Farm in West Penobscot, the son of Mervyn W. and Hazel(Butler) Clement. Linwood married Ruth O. (Corbin) Clement; they were married for 42 years. Both he and Ruth were members of the Penobscot United Methodist Church, Order of the Eastern Star Riverside Chapter 123, Castine Grange No. 250. He was a gentle loving person. Linwood was a carpenter by trade, having retired from Maine Maritime Academy. He loved gardening, farming and building items in his carpenter shop.

He is survived by two daughters, Chloe Conklin of Freehold, N.J., and Donna Jones of Dade City, Fla.; and 23 grandchildren. Linwood is also survived by brother Robert Clement of Hancock; sister Carolyn Smith and husband John of Limington; sister-in-law Mary Clement of Penobscot; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents Linwood was predeceased by his beloved wife Ruth Clement; one son Charles O’Neill; two brothers Lawrence and Merle; sister, Marilyn Calder, sisters-in-law, Pauline Clement and Earnestine Clement; brother-in-law, Norman Calder and niece, Linda Calder.

Family and friends gathered for visitation on Monday, June 18, 2018, from 4-6 p.m. at Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home, 28 Elm St., Bucksport, where a funeral was held on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at 10 a.m., burial followed the service at Castine Cemetery, Castine. (mitchelltweedie-young.com.)