ARGYLE – Robert E. Crockett, 65, died March 27, 2004, at his Edinburg Road residence. He was born Aug. 13, 1938, in Lincoln, the son of Earl and Madelyn (Barker) Crockett. He was a 1956 graduate of Mattanawcook Academy and enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served for many years in law enforcement and served as Chief of Police for the town of Lincoln and a lieutenant with the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Department. At the time of his death, Bob was employed by Training and Development Corporation in the Transportation Department at Penobscot Job Corps Center. He twice served as Master of the Star in the East Lodge No. 60 AF & AM in 1997 and 2000, and was the first ritualist for the Sixth Masonic District. Although he came to the Masonic Fraternity later in life, he became as active member. His dedication to the craft and its teachings inspired loyalty among the brethren who became an important part of his life. Robert is survived by his wife, Deborah (Grass) Crockett of Argyle; three daughters, Peggy L. Murray and her husband, Neil, of Enfield, Patrice M. Crockett-Hicks and her husband, Robert, of East Bridgewater, Mass., Sharon L. Crockett of Lincoln; a son, Shane Crockett; a stepdaughter, Ursula H. Hawkes of Brewer; two grandsons, Eric McCarthy of Brewer, and Andrew Hicks of East Bridgewater, Mass.; the mother of his daughters, Sarah M. Crockett of Lincoln; a sister, Karol-Ann Manzo of Millinocket; and a brother, Terrence Crockett of Rehoboth, Mass.; aunts, nephews and cousins. Friends may call 6-9 p.m. Monday at the Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town, where members of the Star in the East Lodge No 60 AF&AM will conduct a Masonic service at 7:30 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Grace Bartlett, officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Maintenance Fund, Star in the East Lodge No. 60 AF&AM care of Charles Norburg, Secretary, P.O. Box 168 Milford, ME 04461 <>