PENOBSCOT and BROOKSVILLE – Charles Ray Condon, a longtime resident of Penobscot Nursing Home, Penobscot, passed away early in the morning Aug. 18, 2011. He was born Dec. 9, 1928, in Brooksville, the son of James and Grace (Gray) Condon.
He graduated from Brooksville Grammar School, and for several years helped his parents at their restaurant on Caterpillar Hill in Sedgwick. For many years he lived with his brother James and his wife in Paramus, N.J. In the summers he handpicked, delivered and sold blueberries from the family farm. He was a member of Governor Brooks Lodge of Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Brooksville United Methodist Church.
Charles was predeceased by his father, mother; and brother, James S. Condon. He will be missed by many cousins and friends, including special friends. Francis "Gig" Lymburner, Patricia Henry, Elizabeth Clifford and Rose Upton and her family.
A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Lakeview Cemetery, Coastal Road, Brooksville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Upstarts, care of Brooksville Elementary School, 1527 Coastal Road, Brooksville, ME 04617 or Children’s Miracle Network, care of Healthcare Charities, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931.