Posted Nov. 15, 2011, at 8:22 p.m.

BANGOR – The Rev. Robert T. Carlson, 68, died unexpectedly Nov. 13, 2011. A celebration of Bob’s life will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, at East Orrington Congregational Church, Johnson Mill Road, Orrington, with the Rev. Carl Schreiber, pastor, officiating, not as previously announced. After the service, the family invites relatives and friends for conversation and refreshments in the Carlson Hall, at the church. Those who wish to remember the Rev. Bob in a special way may make gifts in his memory to East Orrington Congregational Church Memorial Fund, 38 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington, ME 04474; or Robert T. and V. Elaine Carlson Scholarship Fund at the same address. Gifts in his memory, if desired, may be also be sent to Penobscot Community Health Center, Rev. Bob Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 2100, Bangor, ME 04402-2100. A service of Brookings-Smith, Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at