Spruce Head — Benjamin Deford, 38, son of Mac and Zehra Deford of Rackliff Island, Spruce Head, died unexpectedly June 2, 2014, in Rhinebeck, N.Y.
A 1997 graduate of Bard College, he had recently moved to Portland from the Hudson Valley in New York.
His friends held a gathering in his memory at Bard College last Thursday, June 12. A memorial service will be held at his parents house on Rackliff Island Saturday, July 12, at 4 p.m.
To share a memory or condolence with Benjamin’s family, please visit his Book of Memories at bchfh.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.