• Lawrence E. (Peenie) Murphy

    Lawrence E. (Peenie) Murphy

    ELLSWORTH Lawrence E. (Peenie) Murphy, 92, died after a brief illness Nov. 13, 2018, at home surrounded by his family. He was born May 10, 1926, in Northeast Harbor, the eldest son of Walter H. and Marie E. (McEachern) Murphy. Peenie served in the Army, World War II, during the 1945 Rhineland Campaign and in

  • Terence Jason

    Terence Jason

    STEUBEN Terence Jason Terry Jason of Steuben was born on Aug. 8, 1935, in Huntington, Long Island, N.Y. His parents were Elizabeth Bennett (Jason) and Theodore Jason. He passed peacefully at home on Oct. 30, 2018. He always enjoyed greeting/meeting friends and family with a smile and sharing stories of fishing out of one of

  • Vinal Albert Foss

    Vinal Albert Foss

    ELLSWORTH Vinal Albert Foss of Ellsworth passed away at his residence on Nov. 6, 2018, after a period of declining health. He was born to Vinal Andrew and Mabel (Guilford) Foss on Jan. 29, 1938, in Ellsworth. While Vinal spent many of his years in Ellsworth, he also lived in Stetson and Belfast, as well

  • Almira F. (Freeman) Musselman (Susie)

    Almira F. (Freeman) Musselman (Susie)

    PROSPECT HARBOR Almira F. (Freeman) Musselman (Susie), 82, passed away peacefully Nov. 10, 2018, at Courtland Rehabilitation Center in Ellsworth. Susie was born Jan. 26, 1936, in West Chester, Pa., to Millard D. and Almira Freeman. She graduated from West Chester High School. She worked for 17 years as a switchboard operator for the North

  • Marcia Joyce Hutchins

    Marcia Joyce Hutchins

    PENOBSCOT Marcia Joyce Hutchins, born in Castine on May 25, 1944, passed away on Nov. 7 at the age of 74. She lived her entire life in Penobscot with her parents, Hoyt Trafton Hutchins and Pauline Alfreda (Elliott) Hutchins, who lovingly nurtured her in a caring community of family and friends. Her pesky brother built

  • William (Bill) Emerson Sr.

    William (Bill) Emerson Sr.

    EASTBROOK William (Bill) Emerson Sr. died following a long struggle with rheumatoid arthritis on Nov. 3, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Prospect Harbor April 27, 1946, the son of Bernard (Brownie) and Phyllis (Briggs) Emerson. He graduated from Sumner Memorial High School. In 1967, he married his high school sweetheart

  • Phillip F. McFarland

    SARASOTA, FLA. Phillip F. McFarland passed away quietly on Nov. 5, 2018, in Sarasota, Fla., after a long illness. He was born Sept. 25, 1924, in Trenton, the son of Iva (Stairs) and Jay S. McFarland. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. After the war, he graduated from Becker Junior College in 1949.

  • Death Notices Week of Nov. 8

    Washington County   Ruth Moore Baker, 100, of Steuben and Veazie, Nov. 3 at Ross Manor, Bangor. Graveside service 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor. Dana Jerome Carver, 62, of Addison, Oct. 5 at home. Celebration of live 12 noon Sunday, Nov. 11, Tuscan Lodge #106 AF & AM, Addison. Beatriz Sofia

  • Barbara Davis Larkin

    ORLAND Barbara Davis Larkin, 89, of Orland died on Oct. 30, 2018, following a brief illness. She was born Dec. 21, 1928, in Auburn, N.Y., the second child of William Frederick Davis and Janet (Bridgeman) Davis. She attended public schools in Auburn, N.Y., and was a 1951 graduate of Plattsburgh State Teachers College with a

  • Elizabeth P.S. Esher (nee Smith)

    HARLEYSVILLE, PA Elizabeth P.S. Esher (nee Smith), 83, of Harleysville and formerly of Baltimore, Md., and Winter Harbor, passed away on Oct. 22, 2018. Wife of the late Joseph Robert Esher and preceded in death by her longtime companion Robert Waterfall. Mother of Hugh Sisson (Janet), Christopher Sisson (Joanne) and Mercer Sisson (Nancy), stepmother of