WEST PARIS - Mr. Earl E. Milligan, 86, died Tuesday December 3, 2013 at the Ledgeview Living Center in West Paris. He was formerly of Rumford. Born in Rumford, Maine on February 24, 1927 he was a son of David and Mary (McGrath) Milligan. He was a graduate of Stephens High School in Rumford. He worked as a Pulp Bleach Foreman for Boise Cascade Paper Mill in Rumford until his retirement. Earl was married in Rumford, Maine on October 30, 1949 to Fay Glover who died in West Paris on October 16, 2013. Survivors include a daughter Janice McPherson and her husband Donald of Mexico; sons Maurice of Milford, NH, Brian and his wife Lorraine of Rumford, Neil and his wife Boni of Alabama, and Jay Milligan and his wife Sandy of Windham, many grandchildren and great grandchildren; a sister Aletha Hodgson her husband Alton of Rumford, a brother Roland Milligan and his wife Thelma of Rumford; a daughter in law Sherry Milligan of Rumford. He was predeceased by his wife Fay and a son Kevin and a daughter–in-law Terry Milligan. The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff at the Ledgeview Living Center for their care of Earl. Friends and family are invited to sign the online guest book and share memories with the family at www.meaderandson.com.
MILLIGAN - Mr. Earl E. Milligan, 86, died in West Paris on December 3, 2013. Graveside services will be held in the spring at the West Ellis Cemetery in Rumford. In lieu of flowers please contribute to the Ledgeview Living Center 141 Bethel Road, West Paris, ME 04289 in his and his wife Fay’s memory. Arrangements are under the direction of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME 3 Franklin St Rumford, ME 207-364-4545.