BANGOR - Richard A. Ellis, 77, went home to be with the Lord on July 24, 2019 surrounded by his loving family after a brief illness. He was born on March 14, 1942 in Milo, the son of Arno L. and Ruth (Davis) Ellis.
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He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jaqueline A. Ellis; sons, John Patrick Ellis, and Steven J. Ellis of Bangor; daughter, Kathleen (Rioux) Day and her husband, Eric of Bangor; two granddaughters, Maj. Samantha J. Sproul and her husband, Jarred of Brewer, and Jessica R. Fraser and her husband, Ian of Brewer; four great-grandchildren, Lilian and Abigail Sproul, and Jack and Hannah Fraser. He will be deeply missed by many, especially his companion, “brown-eyed Nevada girl”, Cha Cha. Upon Richard’s request, there will be no services. Those who wish to remember Richard in a special way may volunteer at their local Veterans’ Home. Condolences to the family may be expressed at Memorial-Alternatives.com