Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:17 p.m.

BANGOR – George L. Houston, 91, died March 9, 2007, at his home at Sunbury Village. He was born Nov. 11, 1915, in Hudson, the son Laurence and Edna (McDevitt) Houston. George was a 1937 graduate of the University of Maine and had retired from the New York State Electric and Gas Co., where he served in various engineering and management roles for 30 years. Surviving is a daughter-in-law, Shirley Houston of Binghamton, N.Y. He was predeceased by his wife, Elva M. Houston; and a son, Karl L. Houston. Private internment will be held in the spring at Pine Grove Cemetery, Cherryfield. A service of Brookings-Smith, Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at