Philip E. Sargent, 86, passed away peacefully on November 26, 2019. Philip was born August 5, 1933 in Blue Hill the son of Elwin and Ellen (Sargent) Sargent. After graduating from Winter Harbor High School, he joined the U.S. Navy where he served on the USS New Jersey and USS DeMoine in the Korean War. Following his military service, he worked a variety of jobs including Hinckley’s, Philips 66 and a long career working for the Maine School System at Lamoine Grammar and MDI High School driving school buses and doing custodial work. His final job before retirement was the Island Explorer. Philip was the Chief for the Lamoine Volunteer Fire Department as well as the constable for the town for many years. In his children’s early years he and Beulah were leaders of the Lamoine 4H Club.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years Beulah Ann (Carter) Sargent. Together they had five children; 2 daughters, Elizabeth “Tiz” Beaulieu and Lori Cross both of Bangor; 3 sons, Leon Sargent and his wife Nancy, Philip “Tiger” L. Sargent and his wife Misti, and Adam Sargent and his wife Jennifer all of Lamoine; 2 step-sisters, Ruth Foster and Pat “Tete”Forrest; 10 grandchildren, Sara, Victoria, Austin, Joshua, Alison, Emily, Ian, Katera, Tobius and Oliver; 2 great-grandchildren, Madilyn and Liam. Philip is predeceased by his brother Clyde Sargent and 2 grandchildren, Jessica and Philip Beaulieu.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, December 07, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Lamoine Baptist Church, 24 Lamoine Beach Road, Lamoine
Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St. Ellsworth
Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.