• Marjorie G. Getchell

    FRANKLIN – Marjorie G. Getchell, 94, died Jan, 19, 2017, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth. She was born Aug. 3, 1922, in Franklin, the daughter of Lester E. and Effie M. (Campbell) Bunker Sr. She attended Franklin schools and graduated from Franklin High School Class of 1940. Her first job was working as a telephone operator.

  • Death Notices

    Hancock County Robert W. Bragdon Sr., 75, of Winter Harbor, Jan. 10 at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth. James Arthur Bryant, 90, of Longview, Wash., Jan. 10. Private celebration of life at later date. Jean S. Ford, 75, of Blue Hill, Dec. 24 at her home. Celebration of life 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan.

  • Georgette “Geddy” Himes Richardson

    Georgette “Geddy” Himes Richardson

    BAR HARBOR – The party ended far too early on the afternoon of Jan. 10, 2017, when Georgette “Geddy” Himes Richardson, 54, lost her short fight with pancreatic cancer. Geddy was a force of nature and brightened every room she entered. She was also the loudest person in every room she entered. And into that room,

  • Robert W. Bragdon Sr.

    Robert W. Bragdon Sr.

    WINTER HARBOR – Robert W. Bragdon Sr. died Jan. 10, 2017, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth after a brief illness at the age of 75. Robert was born July 28, 1941, in Bar Harbor to Nahum and Elva Bragdon. Robert was the youngest of 18 children. Robert graduated from Bar Harbor High School in 1960.

  • James Arthur Bryant

    LONGVIEW, WASH. – James Arthur “Art” Bryant, 90, of Longview, Wash., died on Jan. 10, 2017. Art was born in Grande Prairie, Alberta, on Sept. 10, 1926, to Arthur and Mabel (Floen) Bryant, and then raised in Peace River and Edmonton. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the U.S. occupation of Germany after World War

  • Orice Lee (Bunker) Stinson

    PROSPECT HARBOR – Orice Lee (Bunker) Stinson passed away peacefully at home on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. She was born on Oct. 28, 1936, in West Gouldsboro, a daughter of the late Gordon F. Bunker and the late Caroline R. (Havey) Bunker of Gouldsboro. Orice graduated from Sumner Memorial High School as the class valedictorian in 1955.

  • Barbara K. Gordon

    SULLIVAN – In loving memory of Barbara K. Gordon, who passed away Jan. 12, 2017. Per her wishes, there will be no service. Donations can be made in Barbara’s memory to Angel Flight Northeast, 492 Sutton St., North Andover, MA 01845.

  • Death Notices

      Hancock County Percy Donald Blaisdell, 85, of Westbrook, formerly of Ellsworth, Jan. 2. Memorial service at later date. Aubrey H. Carter Jr., 91, of Hancock, Jan. 4 at Ellsworth. Memorial service 10 a.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 12, Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Ellsworth, followed by visiting hours. Joshua Cass, 32, of Bangor, Jan. 3. Memorial service

  • Georgette Himes Richardson

    BAR HARBOR – Georgette “Geddy” Himes Richardson, 54, died Jan. 10, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family. A Celebration of Geddy’s Life will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church, 41 Mount Desert St., Bar Harbor. A complete obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements by

  • Deborah Anne Wullen

    Deborah Anne Wullen

    TRENTON – Deborah Anne Wullen, 59, went to be with our Lord, ending her battle with cancer, on Jan. 5 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Englewood, N.J., the daughter of Edwin and Lillian Mendler. Deborah grew up in Bergenfield, N.J., spending summers on the coast of Maine in Trenton. She graduated from