Perry and Bangor – Heather Pearl MacNichol, 57, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor. Heather was born in Eastport on December 20, 1961, the youngest daughter of Merle E. and Mary E. (Cathcart) MacNichol of Perry.
Heather was a graduate of Shead High School, Class of 1981. Heather was given some hard knocks in life but stayed strong and independent. Her last unselfish gift was to donate her organs.
She was predeceased by her parents, Merle and Mary MacNichol. Surviving are her sister, Lorraine Mitchell and husband John of Calais, and their children Carolyn, David and Geoff; her brother, Stanley MacNichol and wife Holly of Perry, and their children Sarah and Scott; many great-nieces and great-nephews; special friends, Tessa and Steve Ftorek and Kevin and Karen Raye; her lifelong friend, Priscilla Adams; and her many Facebook friends.
A burial will be held 10:00 am, Saturday, May 11th at Restlawn Cemetery in Perry. Heather’s wish was that a flag pole be erected in front of her church in North Perry. In lieu of flowers, donations in Heather’s memory may be made to the North Perry United Methodist Church, PO Box 145, Perry, ME 04667. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport.