HERMON- Roger Willis Dole, 93, passed away peacefully February 9, 2021. He was born November 30, 1927, in Hermon, the son of Arthur Sidney Dole and Marion Julia (Peabody) Dole.
Roger had a love for life and people. He never met a stranger, just a friend he had not met. He had many interests including trains, gardening and sports. Roger was the president of the Pine State Amateur Radio club for many years.
He was predeceased by Jean, his wife of 62 years, and their daughter, Edith Bemis.
He is survived by his son, Sidney Dole (Cheryl); daughters, Stephanie Bemis (Nathan), Carole-Jean Forsing (Bryan); sister, Priscilla Wickett; eight grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service will be held in the spring at Waugh Cemetery, Levant. Those who wish to remember Roger may make gifts in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 383 US Route One, Suite 2C, Scaborough, ME 04074. Condolences to the family may be expressed at Brookingssmith.com