PRESQUE ISLE – Charles E. Oakes, 59, died Oct. 20, 2004, at his residence. He was born Sept. 12, 1945, in Presque Isle the son of John E. and Alice (Case) Oakes. He had been employed at McCains for a number of years. He served in the Maine National Guard for 15 years. Mr. Oakes was a member of the Presque Isle Snowmobile Club and Star City ATV Club. He is survived by a son, Philip Oakes and his wife, Susanne Aimee, of Cheyenne, Wyo.; two grandchildren, Johnathan and Rebecca Oakes; and a cousin, Larry Cannon of Bangor. Private services will be held Monday at Johnson Cemetery in Presque Isle. A gathering of friends and family will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Presque Isle Snomobile Club, State Park Road, Presque Isle. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to the Echo Lake Association, P.O. Box 582, Presque Isle, ME 04769.