Edwin Ernest Pessara Jr., 73, died peacefully at his home April 19, 2017. A member of the Mid-Coast Community Band, he is survived by his wife, Carol (Chase) Pessara, son Edwin James Pessara, and grandson, John Spencer Pessara.

Memorial gifts may be made to Mid-Coast Community Band, c/o Jo Anne Parker, 361 River Road, St. George ME 04860. In keeping with his wishes, there are no public services planned.

Arrangements are with the Long Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Camden.