Carroll Warren Lunt Jr.

obit-ea-isl-luntBASS HARBOR – Carroll Warren Lunt Jr., 56, died Nov. 29, 2016, in Bangor. He was born Dec. 22, 1959, in Bar Harbor, the son of Carroll Warren and Hazel Irene (Gott) Lunt Sr.

He attended the University of Maine in Orono and Husson College, graduating with a BA in accounting and teaching. He started working full time at Gott’s Store in 1985. Carroll continued to work for the family business and later on purchased the store. He was an avid bridge player and state champion for the state of Maine numerous times and also held titles for the state in chess. He was also an avid New York Yankees fan.

Carroll is survived by his parents, his sister Robin L. Benson and husband, Tom, of Southwest Harbor, his half-sister Carole L. Mitchell of Florida, nephew Derek Benson, niece Holly Benson and fiancé, KJ Bailey, and many aunts, uncles and cousins; as well as three special friends, Irene Closson, Bethany Sanborn and Jessie Lawson and his special dog, Prince.

Friends are invited to call 4 to 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mt. Desert, where memorial services will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 10. Interment will be at Mount Height Cemetery, Southwest Harbor.

Contributions in Carroll’s memory may be made to Davita Eastern Maine Dialysis Unit, 11 Short St., Ellsworth, ME 04605 or to the Southwest Harbor/Tremont Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 437, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.

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