• Richard (Dick) Maurice Salisbury

    Trenton Dick knew his Lord and Savior and finally met Him face to face on the morning of Sept. 25, 2022, with a sudden and unexpected passage from the earthly to the Eternal. Dick was born in Bar Harbor on March 20, 1936, to Everett J. Salisbury and Louise (Marshall) Salisbury of Hulls Cove. Dick

  • Kermit Payson Allen

    Blue Hill Kermit Payson Allen, 94, died on Sept. 24, 2022, at Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital. Born in Blue Hill on Dec. 22, 1927, he was the eldest son of Roy P. and Eva (Smith) Allen. He graduated from Gould Academy in 1945 and Maine Maritime Academy in 1949. He served in the Navy

  • Peter Vital Levesque

    Bar Harbor Peter Vital Levesque, 88, passed away on Sept. 23, 2022. Peter was born in St. Lambert, Quebec, Canada on Feb. 14, 1934, the son of Vital William Levesque and Mabel Parry Levesque. Peter grew up in St. Stephen, New Brunswick. In the late 1950s, he followed his brother Victor to Maine to work

  • Carol A. Bakeman

    Blue Hill Carol A. Bakeman, 76, died unexpectedly Sept. 25, 2022, at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth. She was born Feb. 1, 1946, in Castine, the daughter of Phillip and Arlene Astbury. She finished school in later years. Carol was married to Robert Cousins Sr. for several years and worked as a bus

  • Dale Richard Bernaquer

    Southwest Harbor/Steuben July 29, 1974 – September 20, 2022 Dale R. Bernaquer passed away unexpectedly Sept. 20, 2022. He grew up in Steuben and always held a love for his hometown. He was preceded by his father, Ralph Bernaquer Sr., and big sister Louann Robinson. He is survived by his mother, Marge Bernaquer, three children,

  • Doris Joan Sutherland Kox

    Madison, Wisconsin Doris Joan Sutherland Kox was born in Lincoln on Aug. 19, 1922. She celebrated her 100th birthday in the Sun Prairie Health Care Center with a small gathering, balloons and cupcakes, then passed in her sleep on Aug. 22, 2022. Thoroughly independent, she had lived in her own home in Madison from August

  • Goldie Fairfax (Garcia) Boyce

    Deer Isle-Stonington On July 6, 2022, Deer Isle-Stonington lost a young and tenacious spirit in lifelong islander Goldie Fairfax (Garcia) Boyce. Goldie was born in Glendale, Calif., on Dec. 19, 1992, though her true hometown would become the precious maritime village of Stonington, where her mother, Bernadette Fairfax, set her family anchor in the fall

  • Howard Turnbull

    Howard Turnbull

    Ellsworth Howard “Sturgis” Turnbull, 89, passed away peacefully Sept. 13, 2022, in Ellsworth. Sturgis was born Dec. 28, 1932, in Seal Harbor, the only child of Howard and Emma (Grindle) Turnbull. He graduated from Gilman High School in 1951. After just two semesters at the University of Maine, Sturgis decided more school was not for

  • Louise Stockbridge Cirard

    Ellsworth Louise Stockbridge Cirard passed peacefully on Sept. 18, 2022, which was her soul mate and husband’s 98th birthday, at Courtland Rehab and Living Center. She was born Oct. 31, 1927, on Swan’s Island, the daughter of Vondell and Marguerite Pert Stockbridge. She married her husband, Philip, in 1947. They began their journey and family

  • Fred (Ted) F. Ames Jr

    Bath, N.Y. Fred (Ted) F. Ames Jr., 85, of Bath, N.Y., died early Thursday morning (Sept. 22, 2022) at St. James Hospital. Born in Bar Harbor on Jan. 28, 1937, he was the eldest son of Fred and Florence (Harriman) Ames (deceased). He graduated from Bar Harbor High School in 1955, then attended the University

  • Nancy L. Cochran

    Southwest Harbor Nancy L. Cochran,  80, passed quietly on Sept. 21 at the Barron Center in Portland, Maine, after a period of failing health. She was born on March 11, 1942, in Arlington, Mass., and was the daughter of the late Clarence and Lois Cochran of Belmont, Mass., and older sister of Bill. She attended

  • William S. Dodge

    William S. Dodge

    Trenton William S. Dodge, 83, died Sept. 18, 2022, in Ellsworth. He was born in Worcester, Mass., Dec. 6, 1938, the son of Karl S. and Mildred E. (McCarthy) Dodge. Bill grew up in North Providence, R.I., and graduated with a BA in Journalism from the University of Rhode Island in 1960. He served in