GREENFIELD – Leonard “Sonny” E. Badger III, 67, of Greenfield, passed away Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Bangor after a brief illness. He was born Nov. 15, 1946, in Sebec, the son of Leonard E. Jr. and Zelma (Theriault) Badger.
Sonny was brought up in Aroostook County. He was very proud of his work at Old Town Canoe and loved his job as a planker. He loved the outdoors, camping, ATVing, and enjoyed attending the Blues Festivals.
On Oct. 7, 1989, Sonny said he met the love of his life, Faline. They enjoyed 25 wonderful years together.
He was predeceased by his dad; his brother, Ronnie; and infant daughter Rosa. He is survived by his loving wife, Faline Badger; his mother, Zelma Theriault; his children, Robert Badger, Martin Badger and wife, Sheryl, Donna King, Herbie Badger, and Jamey Badger; several grandchildren; twin sisters, Ena and Rena; and brother, Ricky.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sonny’s name to the Lafayette Cancer Center, 33 Whiting Hill Road, Brewer, ME 04412. There will be a graveside service in the spring. Arrangements are under the care and guidance of Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town.