May 02, 2013
Please hold in prayer the family and friends of the Rev. George Bullens, age 92, who died peacefully on May 2, 2013. George served in the U.S. Army as a Sergeant from 1947 until 1950, assigned to the Intelligence Division. He continued his education at Boston University School of Theology and graduated from Bangor Theological Seminary. George was a pastor for over 50 years in the Maine (New England) Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He served in Greenville Jct., ME ,Saco, ME, Bangor, ME (First), Auburn, ME, Rumford, ME, Gorham, ME, South Paris, ME and South Portland, ME (First).
George is survived by his wife of 65 years, Barbara of Falmouth; his three children, Ralph of Fort Myers, Fla., Charles and his wife, Patricia of Boonton, N.J. and Elizabeth Smith and her husband, Stuart of Williston, Vt.; five grandchildren, William Bullens of Nashville, Tenn., Seth Bullens and wife, Amy of Portland, Alex Bullens of Saco, Justin Bartinoski of Boston, Mass. and Meghan Hatin of Marlborough, Mass.; four great-grandchildren, Jacob, Sam, Jaelynn and Jeffrey.
A Funeral Service and celebration of George's life will be held at the Cressey Road United Methodist Church, Gorham on Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11 a.m. For online condolences, please visit the following website: www.dolbyfuneralchapels.com
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
The Maine Community Foundation 245 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Please specify: Ralph and Edith Leland Scholarship
76 State Street, Gorham
Submitted by: Jan Davis, Co-District Superintendent, Tri-State District