• Death Notices

    Washington County Elsie E. Brown, 75, of Grand Lake Stream, April 21. Edmund T. Cassidy, 62, of St. Simons Island, Ga., and Calais, April 16. James F. Clark Sr., 78, of Canterbury, Conn., formerly of Calais, April 18. Celebration of life at later date. Isabella Susan Gibson, 87, of Calais, April 24 at Calais Regional

  • Florence Mary Treworgy Benham

    AVON, CONN. — Florence Mary Treworgy Benham passed away peacefully at home on April 10, 2017. She was born in 1921 to Augustus Treworgy and Bertha Green Treworgy in Blue Hill. Florence graduated from George Stevens Academy in Blue Hill, received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maine, then went on to

  • Robert C. Gashlin

    Robert C. Gashlin

    ELLSWORTH — Robert C. Gashlin, 84, died on April 10 after a period of declining health. Bob was born in Newark N.J., the only child of Mabel (Loeffler) and Clarence Gashlin. He graduated from high school in Belleville, N.J., and attended Seton Hall before being drafted during the Korean War. Bob was an “Atomic Veteran,”

  • Gary Johnston Somers

    Gary Johnston Somers

    HANCOCK — Gary Johnston Somers, age 81, passed away peacefully at his home with his loved ones by his side, on April 14, 2017. He went home to be with the Lord after many years of living with asbestosis. He was born on June 10, 1935, in Ellsworth, to Faye Somers Studer and John Joseph

  • Debra Lynn (Cobb) Lee

    Debra Lynn (Cobb) Lee

    ELLSWORTH — Debra Lynn (Cobb) Lee, 61, died unexpectedly April 16, 2017, at home. She was born April 8, 1956, in Wyandotte, Mich., the daughter of Charles and Maryann Cobb. For many years, she operated a business, Karaoke Rose. Her signature song was “The Rose.” Debra was predeceased by her parents. She is survived by

  • Barbara Carney Moulton

    Barbara Carney Moulton

    BAR HARBOR — Barbara Carney Moulton died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at the age of 90. She was born in Tenants Harbor on March 1, 1927, the daughter of James and Faustina Carney of Thomaston and the devoted wife of Norman Moulton Sr. for 65 years. Norman Moulton Sr. predeceased Barbara in 2015. A small

  • Frederick N. Grant

    Frederick N. Grant

    ELLSWORTH — Frederick N. Grant, 86, died peacefully at his home April 24, 2017, after a long battle with heart disease. He was born in West Ellsworth, June 16, 1930, the only son of the late Arthur and Abbie (Trundy) Grant. He was a devoted husband, father, friend and mentor to many. He lived a

  • David Enos Hamilton Sr.

    David Enos Hamilton Sr.

    DEDHAM — David Enos Hamilton Sr., 97, passed away on April 10, 2017, in Brewer. He was born Sept. 2, 1919, in Green Lake, Maine, where he lived most of his long life, to Eliza Julia Ryan Hamilton and Ralph Hervey Hamilton. In 1942, he married Thelma K. Kurki and they had nine children. He

  • Cynthia “Cindy” Carter

    Cynthia “Cindy” Carter

    ELLSWORTH — Cynthia “Cindy” Carter, 57, died unexpectedly April 13, 2017, at her home in Ellsworth. She was born on Oct. 26, 1959, in Bangor, the daughter of Donald and Carol (Wright) Carter. Cindy graduated from Sumner Memorial High School, Class of 1978. Over the years she worked at multiple town offices, including the towns

  • Barbara Janet Richardson

    Barbara Janet Richardson

    BAR HARBOR — Barbara Janet Richardson, 84, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Bangor. She was born on Aug. 12, 1932, in Bloomfield, N.J., the daughter of Frederick G. and Dorothy (Mills) Hadley of Town Hill. Barbara graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1949. As a child Barbara would spend summers in