Sunday, December 9, 2007

a mower welcome to baby zachary

say hi to the little guy that has transformed me from a "great uncle" to a "great-uncle!" Or is it more proper to say that I'm grand, like in granduncle? Anyway, ain't he cute? Definitely a Mower! And congrats to my fav niece! Little Zachary, born November 25th, 2007 at 2:51 p.m. - 7 lbs. 2 oz., 20 1/4 inches long.

Monday, December 3, 2007

photo: dale mower

Guess it's time for another photo. Here is one of me from a 1984 trip to Quebec City.

obituary: phyllis m. vickery

Phyllis was married to my dad's 1st cousin, Earle W. Vickery, Jr.

MILLINOCKET - Phyllis M. Vickery, 82, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2004, at a local hospital. Phyllis was born May 29, 1921, in Greenville, the daughter of George and Bernice (Park) McEachern.

She enjoyed basket making and playing golf, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her beloved family.

She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Earl W. Vickery of Millinocket; two sons, Dennis Vickery of Pennsylvania, James Vickery of North Carolina; three daughters, Earline Lozen of Maryland, Betsy Kneeland of Bailyville, Priscilla Bard of Bangor; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Allan "Bud" McEachern, and Clinton McEachern; two sisters, Mary McAfee and Joyce Brown; several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2004, at R.L. Bouchard Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack St., Millinocket, where funeral services will be celebrated 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, with the Pastor Herschel Hafford officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Bangor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hillcrest Golf Club, 59 Grove St., Millinocket, ME 04462.
SOURCE: Phyllis M. Vickery obituary, Bangor Daily News (Bangor, Maine), 15 Sep 2004, page B7, column 3. To view Bangor Daily News obituaries online, visit