Obituary of Chris T. Bagley
Chris Taylor Bagley, 57, of Gouldsboro, passed away on September 15,2023 at Ellsworth Hospital from a stroke and cancer.
Chris is survived by his brother Norman Bagley, Jr. and wife Carol of Harrington, ME and their children and partners Jesse Bagley and his partner Jessica Robinson their son Ryder, Jenny Stahl and her husband Nick Stahl their children Simon and Anna, Morgan Look and her children Chloe, Micah and Andre, Jake’s children Harper and Mayla Bagley, and their mother, Lesley Chapman. He was predeceased by his nephew Jake Bagley and niece, Kristen Bagley.
He is also survived by his sister Terry Bagley and her partner Gary Dickison of Plymouth, NH.
During his last hours, he was surrounded by his brother, Norman, and sister-in-law Carol who cared for him throughout his illness. Also, with him was Peggy Strout, who provided a home and care for him during his illness, was his partner for many years, then very close friends.
Chris was born on March 30,1966 in Hartford, CT to predeceased parents Norman and Elizabeth Bagley. The family lived in East Hartford, CT and then moved to Maine when Chris was a small boy.
At a young age, Chris learned early how to provide for himself and was a hard worker all his life. Living, always, close to Maine shores, he was a long-time clam digger, worked on lobster boats, became an urchin diver and often picked balsam brush for Christmas wreaths.
In Chris’s younger years he studied and was excellent at martial arts. Later, he traveled with Peggy across country and in his travels brought home a cowboy hat and boots which he wore and treasured over the years. Their travels also included a trip to Hawaii. Chris loved the motorcycles he owned over the years and attended the Laconia Motorcycle Week rally often, enjoyed snow skiing, and ice fishing. Chris had many and was always loyal to his friends. He will be missed by all. Memories and condolences may be shared on his tribute wall.