EDMUNDS TOWNSHIP – Chester M. Carter Sr., 86, Edmunds Twp, died unexpectedly May 2, 2014 at a Bangor hospital. He was born Jan. 1, 1928 in Pembroke to Byron and Dorothy (Tinker) Carter. He is predeceased by his wife, Carolyn, and an infant granddaughter, Celia Carter. He is survived by 5 children, Patricia, Dorothy, Linda, Chester Jr. and Thomas; one sister, Mary Haynes, and 2 brothers, Byron Carter and Robert Carter. Chet was best known for his love of harness racing. He was a driver/trainer for over 40 years. A celebration of his life will be held at Pembroke Fairgrounds, 2 p.m. May 16, 2014. In lieu of flowers, a contribution can be made to Dennys River Ambulance Services, c/o Roberta Seeley, 1935 US Rte. 1, Edmunds Twp. ME 04628.