Death Notices


Lillian Jane Bobitsky, 59, of Brookton, Oct. 30 at Brookton. Service Nov. 4, Clay Funeral Home, Bartlett Chapel, Danforth.

Lowell R. Hayward Jr., 91, of Machias, Oct. 25 at Marshall Healthcare, Machias. Celebration of life 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, Kay Parker Building, Machias.

Roger E. Kennedy, 76, of Steuben, Oct. 30 at his home. Graveside service 3:30 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 5, Evergreen Cemetery, Milbridge, followed by celebration of life, Ella Lewis School Gym, Steuben.

Robert E. Moores, 87, of Trescott, Nov. 1 at Machais. Service 12 noon, Saturday, Nov. 7, Greenlawn Cemetery, Lubec.

Robert Wesley Sloan, PhD, 85, of Roque Bluffs, Oct. 24 at Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor. Memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, Performing Arts Center, Powers Hall, University of Maine, Machias.


Raymond E. Billings, 81, of Southwest Harbor, Oct. 28 at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth. Celebration of life 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015, Tremont Congregational Church.

Carl Eugene Butler, 74, of Mount Desert, Oct. 18 at Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor. Spring service.

Ashel Carroll Cram, 66, of Amherst, Oct. 28. Memorial service 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, Amherst Congregational Church.

Paul Nathan Farrell, 89, of Auburn, Oct, 27.

Marion Fletcher, 85, of Ellsworth, Oct. 28 at Ellsworth. Spring service.

Alan Bronson Gott, 86, of Sedgwick, formerly of Deer Isle and Stonington, Oct. 7 at Westgate Center, Bangor. Memorial and interment 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, Mount Rest Cemetery, Stonington.

Calvin Roy Grindle, 72, of Blue Hill, Oct. 27 at his home. Remembrance 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, Blue Hill. Private graveside service, Mountain View Cemetery, Blue Hill.

Josephine Ellen Kane, 87, of Ellsworth, Oct. 27 at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth. Graveside service Nov. 4, Woodbine Cemetery, Ellsworth.

Mary Margaret (Bartlett) Locke, 85, of Bangor, formerly of Little Cranberry Island, Oct. 25. Summer 2016 service, Little Cranberry Island.

Emily Christina Lockhart, 86, of Ellsworth, Oct. 28 at Courtland Rehab & Living Center, Ellsworth. Service Nov. 2, Jordan-Fernald, Ellsworth. Interment, Woodbine Cemetery, Ellsworth.

Don Brian Lord, 84, of Stonington, formerly of Lubec, Oct. 31 at his home. Memorial service at later date.

Alice M. Lothrop, 77, of Gouldsboro, Oct. 24 at her son’s Hancock home. Celebration of life at later date.

Maynard H. Oliver, 78, of Deer Isle, Oct. 31 at Deer Isle. Memorial service 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, Community of Christ Church, Stonington. Private burial.

Katharine Draper Schutt, 71, of Chadds Ford, Pa., and Northeast Harbor, Oct. 13. Memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, Christ Church Christiana Hundred, Wilmington, Del.

Mariene Crowley Sprague, 93, of Ellsworth, Oct. 22 at an Ellsworth nursing home. Graveside service 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, Brookside Cemetery, Mount Desert.

Reginald L. Wilbur Jr., 75, of Hancock, Oct. 27. Service Oct. 31, Hancock Baptist Church.

Stephen H. York, 73, of Blue Hill, Oct. 27.

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