Please join us on the evening of Tuesday, March 20 as we celebrate the exceptional life of our friend and colleague J.R. LaRue. This is an opportunity to come together as a community to remember and honor a very special man.
This special event will be open to the public, however we kindly request the courtesy of an RVSP by February 16th if you plan on attending so we know how many people to expect and can plan accordingly.
A Celebration of Life in honor of Joe “J.R.” LaRue
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
6:00pm to 8:30pm
There will be a social hour until 7:00pm with a selection of hors d’oeuvres and a few of J.R.’s favorite cocktails, followed by a short program.
The Governor Hill Mansion
136 State Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
A block of hotels rooms with a special rate has been reserved and will be held until February 23rd; book online using the links below or call the hotel directly and mention the James D. Julia room block:
Hampton Inn by Hilton, Waterville, Maine: 207-873-0400
Hampton Inn by Hilton, Augusta, Maine: 207-622-4077
RSVP and include number of people attending with you ASAP to Julie Killam at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207-453-7125
We will be preparing a slideshow of memories with J.R., so if you have photos of J.R. that we can include please send them in digital format to Lisa Warren at email@example.com
Click here to read Jim Julia’s hearfelt remembrance of his longtime friend J.R. LaRue.
In Lieu of Flowers
J.R. worked very closely with the Cody Firearms Museum and worked many years with his friend, Warren Newman. For those wishing to remember J.R. it was his specific request that a donation be made to the Cody Firearms Museum. To make a donation in J.R.’s memory, use the link below to donate online and be sure to indicate your donation is in memory of J.R. LaRue in the “Designation” section and your donation will be directed to the museum itself in J.R.’s name: