Funeral services held for John F. Milligan
RUMFORD -- A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for John F. Milligan of Portland on November 21, 2011 at Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius-St. John Church, with Fr. Phil Tracy as celebrant.
Altar Assistant was George Gionet. Organist was Mark Belanger.
Music selections were On Eagle’s Wings, Because the Lord Is My Shepherd, We Will Rise Again, and Fly Like a Bird.
Readings were given by his grandsons, Sean Milligan and Michael Willey. Eulogy was given by his grandson Adam Milligan.
Presenting the gifts were his granddaughters, Megan Willey and Victoria Milligan.
Committal services were conducted by Fr. Phil Tracy.
Military Honors were conducted by the Maine Military Funeral Honors program from Augusta.
Amazing Grace was played at the committal services by bagpiper Jim Willey.
A reception followed at the Parish Hall at St. Athanasius – St. John Church.
Arrangements were under the care of the Meader & Son Funeral Home, Rumford.