Posted Oct. 03, 2011, at 7:13 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 15, 2011, at 12:30 a.m.


Photo courtesy of Pen Bay Medical Center

Gagnon family and friends came from near and far on Sept. 8 to celebrate the opening of the new Bob Gagnon Suite at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. Adults are (from left) Gene Gagnon of Glenburn; Diana Brickel, Rockland; Lauria O’Connell, Camden; Leighton and Barbara Perkins, Mapleton; Beulah Follansbee, Fairfield; Deb Pelkey, Rockland; Tisha Gagnon, Rockland; Mark Follansbee, Fairfield; David O’Connell, Camden; and Brenda Gagnon, Rockland. The young people are (front right) Aidan and Grace O’Connell of Camden, Bob Gagnon‘s grandchildren. The suite is designed and furnished especially for cancer patients and other patients receiving palliative care or hospice care, and for their families.