George Garrigan, III
George Garrigan, III

George Garrigan III, 69, passed away on December 12, 2018 at Maine Medical Center. He was born in Westbrook on May 20, 1949, a son of the late George II and Shirley (Emmons) Garrigan and graduated from Bonny Eagle High School.

For 44 years, George worked at Der-Tex, formerly Lyn-Flex and served as a manager.

George will always be remembered the enjoyment he had with model and remote-controlled air planes, playing golf, cards, dice, and pool, and disco dancing in the late 1970s.

He is predeceased by his parents; and a brother, Michael Garrigan. George is survived by his wife, Edith “Dee” (Sherman) Garrigan; daughter, Beverly Garrigan of Standish; stepchildren, Wayne Foss of Buxton, Michelle Foss of South Portland, Kristy Pendexter of Saco, and Bobbi-Jo Felix of Ga.; siblings, Debbie Nugent and her husband, Mike of N.C., Lori Schopen and her husband, Kurt of Hollis, and Bruce Garrigan and his fiancé, Kristen Hopkins of Arundel; sister-in-law, Barbara Garrigan of Dayton; grandchildren, Joseph Garrigan and Jordan Garrigan-Swett; ten step-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Monday December 17, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, followed by a 6:00 pm funeral service at the Chad E. Poitras Cremation and Funeral Service Chapel, 498 Long Plains Road (Route 22) in Buxton. Burial will be at South Buxton Cemetery.

Online condolence messages can be submitted at the funeral home website,

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Hollis Lions Club, 876 Hollis Road,Hollis, Maine 04042.