Obituary Listings

Jerre Lee Lynds
There are condolences waiting approval on Jerre's Tribute wall
Obituary for Jerre Lee Lynds

Littleton - Jerre Lee Lynds, 66, passed away Wednesday November 1, 2017, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bangor. He was born July 20, 1951, in Houlton, the son of Harold Lynds and Mabel (Stearns) Drost. Jerre grew up in Littleton and graduated from Houlton High School, class of 1970. During High School and for a short time after, he drove fuel truck for Huey Tuttle. Jerre was then drafted into the U.S. Army and served during Vietnam from 1971-1973. Upon his discharge he returned home and went to work for the Public Works Department of Houlton. He married Wendy Guy on August 31, 1974, and together they would raise their two children Jeffrey and Jennifer and share forty three years of marriage. Jerre also earned an associates degree in mechanics from N.M.V.T.I. in Presque Isle. He enjoyed coffee with friends and loved mechanics. He was always there to help others and it never mattered how well he knew you. Jerre was a devoted husband, a proud father, as well as being very dependable, kind and loving. He leaves bebind his wife Wendy Lynds of Littleton, a son Dr. Jeffrey Lynds and his wife Jennifer of Rumford, a daughter Jen Lynds and her fiancé Dan Dobbs of Littleton, three grandchildren, Rylee, Jack, and Brody, two brothers Leland Lynds and Joan of Turner, Randy Lynds of Monticello, and his mother of Littleton. Jerre is also survived by his father-in-law Wendell Guy of Houlton, two brothers-in-law, David Guy and his wife Jane of Hodgdon, Tim Guy of Houlton, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Jerre will also be remembered by his work family at the Houlton Town Garage. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by a sister Darlene (Lynds) Price, his mother-in-law Patricia Guy, and a brother-in-law Denny Guy. Friends may call 2-4 PM Sunday November 5, 2017, at Dunn Funeral Home, Houlton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 AM Monday at St. Mary of the Visitation Church with Father Kent Ouellette celebrant. A reception will immediatley follow the service at St. Anthony’s Hall. Interment with military honors will take place at Littleton Cemetery following the reception. Those who wish to remember Jerre in a special way, may make gifts in his memory to Lupus Foundation of American in c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park St. Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Jerre Lee Lynds, please visit our Tribute Store.

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Jerre Lee Lynds

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Jerre

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.