Patrick Douglas Elwell


Patrick Douglas Elwell, 55, of Trenton passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, June 25, 2021, at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice in Providence, R.I., after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Laurie (Manchester) Elwell and was the lifetime friend and partner of Cheryl L. (Nolin) Harris of Attleboro, Mass.

He was born in Machias on May 4, 1966, and was a graduate of Mount Desert High School in Mount Desert.

Patrick was employed as a boatbuilder for The Talaria Company LLC for more than 20 years.

He was a resident of Trenton for most of his life. As an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hiking, kayaking and long rides on his motorcycle. Patrick was a fan of the Marvel series.

In addition, he leaves two children: William Elwell and his wife, Danielle, of Portland, Maine, and Lindsey Moon of Surry; a brother, Daniel Elwell of Sullivan; and one grandchild.

Public visitation has respectfully been omitted. A private funeral service will be held for Patrick at a later date.

Graveside services followed by burial will be held in Ellsworth Woodbine Cemetery in Ellsworth.

Please omit flowers. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Patrick’s name to: HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Dyer-Lake Funeral Home, 161 Commonwealth Ave., Village of Attleboro Falls, North Attleborough, Mass. (508) 695-0200.

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