James “Jim” Bragdon — James “Jim” Bragdon, 76, of Laurel, passed away on Aug. 26, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Presque Isle, Maine, he is the son of the late James Roy Bragdon, Sr. and Euda Grass Bragdon. Jim was retired as an automobile wholesaler. His hobby was repairing vintage wristwatches.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Joan Hubley Bragdon of Laurel; sons, Dwight Lyman Bragdon and his wife Vita, and David Lawrence Bragdon; siblings, Carroll Bragdon and Linda Yoder and her husband Ronnie; grandchildren, Caroline Smith, Shelby Bragdon, Kyle Bragdon, and Elizabeth Bragdon; great grandchildren, Jonathan Smith and Eleanor Smith and several nieces and nephews also survive him. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Gerald “Dale” Bragdon.
All services will be held privately. Contributions may be made in James Bragdon’s memory to Vitas Hospice, 30265 Commerce Drive, Suite 202/203, Millsboro, Delaware 19966 Arrangements are in the care of the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home in Laurel.