OLD TOWN – April E. Haskell, 35, died unexpectedly Oct. 9, 2013. April was born in New Haven, Conn., the daughter of Merton C Haskell Jr. and the late Kathleen Beth Anderson Haskell.
April grew up and went to schools in the Carmel and Hermon area. She then attended EMCC for Business Administration where she did work study in the admissions office. April was employed at the Quality Inn Bangor a proud member of the housekeeping department where she sprinkled sunshine and humor daily. April worked her own humanitarian mission daily. Extending her kindness in the forms of shelter, meals, clothing, and money when she had it. Filling out applications for assistance for those unable to do it by themselves. Making phone calls on behalf of people in need everywhere from Maine to Jamaica.
She was predeceased by her mother, Kathleen Beth Anderson Haskell; unborn son, Oliver M. Haskell; and aunt, Mertie Crain. Surviving is her father, Merton C. Haskell Jr.; children, Kathleen O’Clair, Aidyn Chelsea, and Joshua Haskell; siblings, Terry Haskell, Alice Haskell, Merton and Darcy, Tracey and Jim, Christopher Haskell and girlfriend, Desiree Parady; aunt to Jennifer, Kelly, Christina, David, Dawn, Jessica, Kaitlyn, Jimmy, Christopher, Alexis, Dreamaleigh, Haven, Landin; aunties special girl, Riley Pearsall “Roo-Roo”; aunt, Marie Delmonico and family; uncle, James Riley; devoted longtime best friend, Dawn Brown and her family; godparents, Shawna and David Doyle; and many close childhood friends. April’s fan club was endless.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 15, at 132 Center St., Old Town. Reception to follow. Private burial in Levant for family and close friends only. Contributions may be made to the April E. Haskell memorial fund, to aid the family caring for minor children.