George R. Marks, 76, husband of Nancy R. Johnson Marks, died unexpectedly after suffering a cardiac event at his home Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017.

An informal gathering of friends and relatives will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 477 Congress St., Suite M1, Portland, ME 04101 or Coastal Opportunities, 35 Limerock St., Camden, ME 04843.

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