BANGOR – James D. MacArthur III, 42, died Dec. 16, 2011, at a local hospital after a short illness. He was born Oct. 19, 1969, in Island Falls, the son of James and Patricia (Cunningham) MacArthur Jr.
Jim graduated from Brewer High School, class of 1988 and Husson College in 1992. He enjoyed working with computers and was a huge movie fan attending many opening nights. Jim also loved to fly, was an avid gamer, enjoyed his family and friends, and was very kind hearted and loving.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Patricia and Gary E. Bishop of Brewer; his soul mate, Lisa Kenney of Bangor and her children, Aaron Kenney of Old Town and April Morgan of Bangor; Scott and his wife, Susan Piscionere, and their children of Texas; several aunts, uncles, cousins and their extended families; and many very close friends including, Paul Bussiere, Larry Brown, Kent Guay, Kevin Lippincott, Marc and Ruth Oliver, Teri Veazie, Bill McCormick and Allison Thompson. Jim was predeceased by his father.
A memorial reception will be held 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center St., Bangor. Gifts in Jim’s memory may be sent to Manna Ministries, 629 Main St., Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at