John Cassidy passed away May 18, 2011, in the state of Washington. He was born in Rockland on Jan. 14, 1952, the son of Albert and Florence (Ames) Cassidy.

He is survived by a sister, Dolly McLain and her husband, George, of Thomaston; a brother, LeRoy and his wife, Ann, of St. Albans; and a brother, Donald and his wife, Lorraine, of Brunswick; also, nieces, nephews and cousins. He is also survived by a special friend, Melody Walker of Washington.

His remains are buried in the state of Washington.