WILLIAM J. TUCKER

Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:14 p.m.

LITTLE DEER ISLE – William J. Tucker, 95, died Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2004, at a Deer Isle healthcare facility. He was born Oct. 28, 1908, in Cambridge, Mass., the son of Stewart and Mary (Temple) Tucker. William was a veteran of World War II, where he served in the Army. He was a member of the American Legion Post in Stonington. William is survived by a nephew, Jack Hamblen and his wife, May, of Deer Isle; and a niece, Linda Haskell and her husband, Douglas, of Little Deer Isle. He was predeceased by his wife, Florence E. (Barter) Tucker in 1982. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, at the Forest Hill Cemetery on the Reach Road in Deer Isle with Elder Neville Eaton presiding. Gifts in memory of William may be sent to the Island Nursing Home, 587 North Deer Isle Road, Deer Isle, ME 04627. Arrangements are by Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home, Stonington.

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