HUDSON – Evelyn G. Hussey, 77, passed away early Sunday morning, Aug. 8, 2004, surrounded by her family at a Bangor nursing facility following a long illness. She was born in Bangor, May 13, 1927, daughter of the late Lester C. and Arlene (Alexander) Megquier. Evelyn was a graduate of Bar Harbor High School, Class of 1945. Upon graduation, she was employed by the former New England Telephone Company. As a homemaker, she will be remembered for her exceptional, unconditional love she had for her family especially for her children and grandchildren. Her grandchildren affectionately called her “Funny Grammy”, and her family was her life. She also received great enjoyment in life from visiting shut-ins and had a special gift caring for the elderly. Evelyn had done extensive genealogy studies and work on her entire family. She is survived and will be sadly missed by her loving husband of 58 years, Richard, five children, son Roland Hussey and his wife, Janice, of Hampden, daughter, Janice Barker and her husband, Cecil, of Alton, daughter, Virginia Gallagher and her companion, Kirk Barnes of Lamoine, son, Stephen Hussey and his wife, Alison of Alton, son, Raymond Hussey and his companion, Stacey Grant, of Alton; 11 grandchildren, Michael, Jamie, Kristen, Brian, Nicole, Renee, Brandon, Zachary, Micayla, Karah, and Emily; three great-grandchildren, Mikele, Jacob, Nicholas, several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Norman Megquier. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, at the Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town, where a Celebration of Life will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Garnette Chute officiating. Burial will be held at the Hudson Cemetery immediately following the service. Friends and family are invited to Stephen Hussey’s residence 295 Hudson Rd. in Alton following the burial for a luncheon and continued remembrance. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may send contributions to the West-gate Manor Activity Fund, 750 Union St., Bangor, ME 04401 “In Memory of Evelyn G. Hussey”. www.dignitymemorial.com