Rachel Ann Garver


Rachel Ann Garver, 82, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2021, in her home with her two daughters and her cat Ringo by her side. She was born Oct. 11, 1938, in Manset, the daughter of Emerson F. and Hildreth M. (Wardwell) Spurling. She was predeceased by her husband, Duard (Bill) Garver, on March 1, 2000. Rachel is survived by her son Dwayne Garver and wife, Susan, of Trenton; daughters: Pamela Habek of Hulls Cove; Denise Strout and husband, Clayton, of Manset; brothers Emerson (Tucker) Spurling; Alan Spurling; four grandchildren, Jamie (Garver) Hoy, Justin Garver, Melanie Strout and Mollie (Strout) Meadors; and three great-granddaughters.

A private family graveside gathering will be held at Mount Height Cemetery. Those who desire may make contributions in Rachel’s memory to Island Connections, 93 Cottage St., #101, Bar Harbor, ME 04609.

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