Roy (Rusty) Stephen Salisbury Jr.

ROCHESTER, MICH. – Roy (Rusty) Stephen Salisbury Jr., 72, died unexpectedly Aug, 21, 2016, in a sailboat racing accident on Lake Michigan. Roy was born March 4, 1944, in Bar Harbor. He graduated from Mount Desert Island High School and the University of Maine as a mechanical engineer. Always an enthusiastic proponent of Ford vehicles (Yes, Durlin!), he retired from Ford in Dearborn, Mich., after 40 years of service.

Roy was predeceased by his parents, Roy and Marian (Delano) Salisbury, and sister Nan Libby. He is survived by his wife, Janet, children Brad and Beth, and sister Mimi Miller (David).

A memorial service will be held on Sept. 25 on the shore of Lake Michigan.

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