Captain Harris E. Tucker


Captain Harris E. Tucker, 87, of Gouldsboro, passed away on Jan. 10,2022.

Harris was a proud graduate of Maine Maritime Academy and his life as a Merchant Marine. He took great pride in being a captain and traveling the world along with his wife, Marie.

He is survived by his daughter, Mary Ellen Schlitt, her husband, Michael, and children, Bonnie, Chrissy and Michael; daughter, Melanie Roberts, and her children, Melissa and Ryan; son, Mark Schoppee, his wife, Erika, and children, Austin, Devin, Kegin, Aspin, Jasmin and Aydin; stepson, Jeffrey Crowley, his wife, Margie, and children, Carey Ann, Jeremy, Jennifer and Michael; granddaughter, Shannon Crowley; sister, Adriann Tucker; brother, Frank Tucker, and son, Kenneth, and wife, Jo-Anna; several great-grandchildren; many cousins; and special friends Russell, Chubba and Fulton.

He was predeceased by his parents, Clayton and Charlotte; wife, Marie; and stepson, Christopher Crowley.

Burial will take place in the spring at Pine Grove Cemetery in Cherryfield.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Ark Animal Shelter, 60 Barber Lane, Cherryfield, ME 04622.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Milbridge, where online condolences may be shared at

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