Reginald Austin Gilley Jr.


Reginald Austin Gilley Jr., 58, died after a long battle with cancer Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. He was born March 6, 1959, the son of Reginald Gilley and Nancy (Webber) Gilley, in Bar Harbor.

Reggie was a self-employed painter who attended MDI High School. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Most particularly he enjoyed spending time at the family camp in Dedham, sharing stories with his uncles and cousins while hunting, as well as many days of solitude and reading.

Reggie is survived by his mother and father, brother Everette, sister Carol, sister-in-law Anita, son Derek Awalt of Ohio and many other family members and friends. Reggie was predeceased by his brother John Gilley.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 30, at St. Brendan’s Anglican Parish, Olsen Chapel, 176 Harbor Drive, Bass Harbor. Interment will be at the Mountain View Cemetery, Town Hill, at a later date.

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