LITTLETON – Jerome Clifford DeLong 65, went to be with his Lord August 15, 2014. He was born August 12, 1949 in Houlton, the son of Russell W. and Leona (Porter) DeLong.
Jerome was a graduate of Central Aroostook High School, Mars Hill. He attended NMVTI where he learned his trade as an electrician, working his entire adult life in The County. Jerome was an active member of the Lake Road Free Will Baptist Church and the Monticello Fish and Game Club.
Jerome is survived by his mother, Leona, of Bridgewater; two sons Lucas DeLong and his wife Sarah of Pittsfield and Jonas DeLong of Gardiner; two brothers Dennis DeLong and his wife Le of Alabama, and Brian DeLong and his wife Debbie of Presque Isle; five sisters Susan and Julie DeLong of Monticello, Ann Kusiak of Connecticut, Diane and Jill DeLong of Bridgewater; several cousins, nieces, and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, and siblings Darla, Steven, Mark, and Karen.
Friends may call at the Dunn Funeral Home Monday, August 18th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the Lake Road Free Will Baptist Church Tuesday, August 19th at 1:00 PM with Pastor Carl DeMerchant officiating. Interment will be at Smith Cemetery, Bridgewater. Reception following at the church. Gifts may be made in Jerome’s memory to the Lake Road Free Will Baptist Church c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park Street Houlton, 04730. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com