BANGOR – George Lewis McGlauflin, 85, died peacefully April 30, 2008, at a local hospital, after a long illness. He was born July 19, 1922, in Pennsylvania, son of Lewis Henry and Ella Rose (Harr) McGlauflin. George was a 1940 graduate of Newport High School, now Nokomis High School. He attended aircraft mechanic school in Houlton and served in the Army Air Corps during World War II, 1944-1946. George was employed as the operations manager at HP Hood Co., Bangor; Bangor Tire Co., and at St. Joseph Hospital. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Bangor for more than 50 years and was Deacon emeritus. Surviving are his loving wife of 63 years, Marie (Rouse) McGlauflin; one daughter, Rachel Jane McGlauflin, both of Bangor; three sons, Robert Keith McGlauflin and his wife, Margaret, of Bangor, Lawrence Paul McGlauflin and his wife, Leeanne, of Bedford, Va., and the Rev. Philip Kent McGlauflin and his wife, Becky, of Corinna; seven grandchildren, Shane, David, George II, Heather, Erin, Jeni and Jacob; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Cecelia Hall of Knoxville, Tenn.; and brother-in-law, J. Keith Rouse and his wife, Sandy, of Veazie. He was predeceased by three sisters, Rose, Edna and Lucille. A private service will be held Monday, May 5, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor. Interment will be at Mount Hope Cemetery, Bangor. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments 1 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church, Bangor. Those who wish to remember George in a special way may make gifts in his memory to First Baptist Church, 56 Center St., Bangor, ME 04401, for feeding the area hungry, which was a passion of George’s. Condolences to the family may be expressed at