Gary Escorsio, 66, died unexpectedly in Rockport, Maine, on May 25, 2019. He will be remembered by those who loved him for his good humor and love of a good time.

Gar was born March 31, 1953, in Camden to John Herbert and Marianne Francis Prescott Escorsio. He graduated from Rockland High School in 1971. A hard worker, Gary’s longest-standing job was with Central Maine Power for 30 years.

Gary was a passionate person who loved his surviving wife deeply, whom he met in 2004 and married in 2008. Gary is survived by his wife and extended family. Gary delighted in listening to music, dancing, cooking, and enjoying the view from his porch with his wife and cat. Known as “Grandpa,” Gary also loved laughing and spending time with his grandchildren. A longtime cat-lover, Gary always had a cat in his life.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Mountain View Cemetery, Camden. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County, P.O. Box 1294, Rockland, ME 04841. To share a memory with Gary’s family, visit his online Book of Memories at