Edward Pelkey

Edward J. Pelkey

Thursday, November 8th, 1951 - Monday, October 12th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Edward Pelkey, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Edward Pelkey

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Edward's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Edward's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Winn – Edward J. Pelkey, 68, passed away Monday, October 12, 2020 at a Bangor hospital. He was born November 8, 1951 in Lincoln, the son of William and Marilyn (Miller) Pelkey.

Edward grew up in Winn, and was a graduate of Lee Academy, class of 1971. He worked at Great Northern Paper Company for 40 years, retiring in 2014. He enjoyed driving for Penquis in recent years. Summers were always enjoyed at his camp on Madagascal Lake in Burlington. Edward loved spending time outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He was very proud of his family and spent as much time with them as he could.

Edward is survived by his wife of 47 years, Rosanne (Perkins) Pelkey; a daughter, Jill Desmarais and her husband Phil; a son, Joe Pelkey and his wife Anne; four grandchildren, Raegan and Taryn Budge, and Daniel and Sarah Pelkey; three step grandchildren, Zach, Brendon, Skyler Desmarais; a sister, Susan Roarks and her husband Jim; sisters in law, Beth Pelkey, Christine Gordon, Roxanne Greenleaf and her husband James, Kim Rutty and her husband Rob, and Patti Williams and her husband Bruce; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his parents, Edward was predeceased by a brother, Steve Pelkey, and a sister, Mary Twist.

Funeral services will be private. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, Clay Chapel, Lincoln.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Edward J. Pelkey, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Edward

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Edward J. Pelkey.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Edward here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Edward
0 trees have been planted in memory of Edward J. Pelkey

Barry and Ruby Bennett

Posted at 10:23am
Sue and family, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Ruby and Barry

Mrs. Manny

Posted at 05:20am

Sorry to hear about Mr. Pelkey passing. I hope you find comfort in all the good memories of him. Know that God sees your tears, knows your pain, and will keep your beloved Mr. Pelkey safely in His loving memory. John 5:28,29; Psalm 37:29. My prayers are with you.

Priscilla mallory

Posted at 11:55am
To Rosanne & Family: May peace and comfort find you during this difficult time. Priscilla & Hazen

Sharon LaBrecque

Posted at 08:47am
Joe and Ann, we send you and your family our deepest sympathy. We hope that you will find comfort and strength in the memories that you have of your Dad, and we are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
Sharon and Bob LaBrecque

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: