Comments for: Elderly couple married more than 40 years die within minutes of each other at home

Posted June 12, 2014, at 2:56 p.m.
Last modified June 13, 2014, at 4:52 p.m.

LIMESTONE Maine — According to a family member, the only thing Leon Carroll Jr. loved more than fishing was his wife, Sandra, and one was rarely seen without the other. This past Sunday, after 40-plus years of marriage, the two died within minutes of each other when Sandra suffered a …


An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the dispatching agency as the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office. It was the Penobscot Regional Communications Center which handled the call. It also misidentified the ambulance service that went to the home. Crown Ambulance of Presque Isle responded.

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