Oliver Spear Sr. 83, passed away on March 12, 2018. Oliver was proud to say he was a native of Bar Harbor. Oliver was predeceased by his mother Frances Seeley and his father John Spear, his brother Robert Seeley, his sister Joy Jordan and her husband Larry Jordan, daughter in law Margaret Spear and his good friend John Cochran.
Oliver is survived by his loving wife of almost 63 years, Rose, his son Oliver of Bar Harbor, daughter Susan Wicks and her husband, Charles, of San Jose, Calif., daughter Janine of Bangor and son David and his wife, Ardette, of Bar Harbor. Oliver is survived by his grandchildren Jennifer Clifton of Massachusetts, William Spear of Asheville, N.C., Carly and her husband, Ryan Hartley, and their family of Ellsworth and great-granddaughter Hannah Porter, also of Ellsworth.
Oliver is also survived by his brother John Spear of South Carolina, sister Mary Jane Graves of Connecticut, sister Laura Jean Henry and her husband Arthur of Winthrop and sister Judy Mickens of Bar Harbor; as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews.
The family will have services at a later date.