Brian D. Hartford Sr.
3/1/60 – 1/2/2019
Brian D. Hartford Sr, 58, of Columbia Falls, passed suddenly at his home surrounded by family on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
Brian worked cutting wood with his dad for a few years before starting for his uncle Morrill Worcester at County Concrete where he dedicated everything he had in him for over 40 years.
Brian loved fishing & hunting and was known on the barrens as the “Moose Whisperer”.
Brian is survived by his wife of 8 years (22) Sandy Hartford, his daughter April Hartford of Franklin, his son Rich Holmes & wife Viv Holmes of Columbia Falls, his daughter Jenny Holmes & Russ Foss of Columbia Falls, his son Brian Hartford Jr. of Litchfield, a grandson Keagan Bellatty and a granddaughter Rowan Holmes of Columbia Falls.
His brothers, Buster Hartford & wife Donna of Pennsicola, Florida, Barry Hartford & wife Dianne of Harrington, Brent Hartford & wife Beth of Milbridge, sisters Sue Grant & husband Terry of Addison, Joyce Wood & companion Dexter of Stonington, Missy Lyons of Columbia Falls, brother-in-law David White of Columbia Falls, Sharon Koons & husband Terry of Vermont, Karen Gagne & husband of Vermont. Several nieces and nephews & cousins. A Special Bud, Seldon Brann of Columbia Falls.
Brian was predeceased by his parents, Norman (Pud) Hartford & Marilyn Worcester Hartford, also a special brother-in-law Wendell Wood.
As Brian requested, there will be a celebration of life, at his home, in his “Man Cave” on Saturday January 12th at 1:00. Everyone is welcome to come and share their memories. Brian will be laid to rest with his parents in the Spring. Arrangements are under the direction and care of Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Milbridge.