WOODLAND – Stanley G. Barnum Jr., 66, died Aug. 12, 2012, in Caribou. He was born Jan. 25, 1946, in Caribou, son of the late Stanley and Louise (Nedeau) Barnum Sr.
He was a graduate of Caribou High School and served in the U.S. Army, as well as the Maine Army National Guard for a number of years. Mr. Barnum was employed as the manager of Teleprompter Cable TV. He served as selectman for the town of Woodland, as well as the cemetery sexton of Woodland Cemetery for many years. Stanley also served as the code enforcement officer and plumbing inspector for several area towns and townships. He married Carol Black, Sept. 2, 1972.
Surviving, in addition to his wife of Caribou, are his two sons and a daughter-in-law, William Barnum and Alaina Pethick of Patten and Stanley Barnum III and fiancee, Patricia Conway, of Woodland; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Marion and Sydney Flannigan of Crescent Lake, Elizabeth and Carroll Short of Sumter, S.C., and Gloria and Fred Finnemore of Woodland; one granddaughter, Aurora Pethick Barnum; many nieces and nephews. Mr. Barnum was predeceased by two sisters, Ruby and Pearl.
A graveside memorial service with military honors will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at Woodland Cemetery with the Rev. John Kiehn officiating. Arrangements by Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou.