BANGOR – Phillip Aaron McCue passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at a Bangor hospital after a short illness. He was born Jan. 10, 1984, in Rockville, Conn., son of Michael and Susan (Gardiner) McCue.
When he was quite young, Phillip and the rest of his family moved to Unity, where he attended grade school. His family moved to Bangor for awhile and later to Hampden where Phillip finished his education. Later, he moved back to Unity and was employed by Sullivan Waste Disposal. Phillip later moved to Winslow and worked for another waste disposal company. He also worked as a flagger in various places in the state. In his early years, Phillip attended Clinton Baptist Church where he was involved in Sunday school and vacation Bible school.
He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, David McCue; and two aunts, Mary McCue and Maria Preble. Phillip will be sadly missed by his father, Michael McCue and wife, Patricia, of Jackson; mother, Susan Gardiner White and husband, Francis, of Manchester; paternal grandmother, Eileen McCue of Old Town; maternal grandparents, Robert and June Gardiner of Unity; two brothers, James and Benjamin McCue of Bangor; son, Jackson Robert McCue and mother, Krista Foss, of Macias; aunts and uncles, Melanie Gardiner Gray and husband, Scott, of Somers, Conn., Angela Ahern and husband, Kevin, of Stafford Spring, Conn., Gary Gardiner and wife, Sheila, of Troy, Carl McCue and wife, Debra, of Hampden, Ken McCue and significant other, Norma, of Hermon, Polly Allen and husband, George, of Holden, Pam McCue of Hudson, Mary Stewart and husband, David, of Albion, Betty McCue Herlihy and husband, Gerald, of Old Town, Ramona Decker and husband, Donald, of Rockland, Edward McCue of Dover-Foxcroft, and Richard McCue and wife, Karen, of Dover-Foxcroft; nephew, Kevin McCue of Cooper; several cousins, including his special cousin, Eric McCue of Brewer; and many friends.
A funeral service will take place 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Unity Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St., Unity, with the Rev. Robert Philbrick officiating. Burial will be after at Center Cemetery, East Thorndike. Arrangements are by Lawry Brothers Funeral Home, 107 Main St., Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in care of his son, Jackson McCue, P.O. Box 75, Dixmont, ME 04932. An online guest book may be signed and memories shared at www.lawrybrothers.com.