SANDY POINT – Dennis Wayne Perkins, 51, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 26, 2007, at a Bangor hospital. He was born July 21, 1955, in Belfast, and lived in the area his entire life. Dennis was a carpenter for the state of Maine at the Bangor Air National Guard base for 20 years. He enjoyed fishing and knife collecting. Dennis was predeceased by his mother, Alfreda (Nickerson) Perkins. He is survived by his life partner of 30 years, Debbie McDougall of Sandy Point; father, Wayne Perkins; a brother, Jonathan Perkins of San Francisco; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, at Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you donate to the charity of your choice.