• Stuart C. Taylor Sr.

    Stuart C. Taylor Sr.

    Ellsworth Stuart C. Taylor Sr. passed on June 26, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was born in his grandfather’s house in Machiasport on Dec. 29, 1931, to Rudolph and Winnie Taylor. He attended schools in Machiasport, Old Town, Portland, Cape Elizabeth, Waterville and Machias, where he graduated high school in 1949. After graduating from

  • Death Notices Week of July 4

    Washington County   Sandra A. (Mayette) Crowell, 82, of Baileyville, June 27, at Bangor. Melissa Cox, 44, of Baileyville, June 27. Celebration of life 2 p.m., Saturday, July 6, 17 Yates Cove Road, Grand Lake Stream. Mary Whelpley Davis, 90 of Eastport, April 10 at Eastport Memorial Nursing Home. Memorial Mass, 11 a.m., Friday, July

  • Harry (Guy) C. Moore III

    Harry (Guy) C. Moore III

    Surry Harry (Guy) C. Moore, 47, of Surry, Maine passed unexpectedly from this life on June 23, 2019, at EMMC, Bangor, Maine. He was born July 9, 1971 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. to Harry Clair (Duke) and Donna L. (Daniels) Moore. Guy is survived by his forever partner, Valori Mitchell. Also surviving him are his

  • Frances A. Staples

    Swan’s Island Frances A. Staples died unexpectedly in her sleep at home on Swan’s Island June 10, 2019. She was born Dec. 3, 1948, in San Luis Obispo, Calif. She was the daughter of Ruby (Woods) and John P Tennison. Frances is survived by her husband, Terry A Staples, daughter Rhonda and husband, Leslie Ranquist,

  • Alan Gayle Smith

    Alan Gayle Smith

    Orland Alan Gayle Smith, a professional builder and resident of Orland, died unexpectedly at home on June 26, 2019, at the age of 68. Alan is survived by his family: his wife, Nikki Smith; his son, Shaw Smith; his sisters, Marge Jeffries and Linda Cook; as well as his numerous brothers- and sisters-in-law and their

  • Joseph R. Gray

    Joseph R. Gray

    Harborside Joseph R. Gray, 86, died June 29, 2019, at the Island Nursing Home in Deer Isle. He was born July 23, 1932, in Brooksville, the son of Donald and Ernestine (Babson) Gray. Joe worked many years at Snow’s Plumbing and Heating as well as a plumber for Don Stewart. He also worked in the

  • Harriet Buzzell

    Harriet Buzzell

    Gardiner 1933 – 2019 Harriet Buzzell, 86, of Gardiner died Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the Alfond Center for Health in Augusta, surrounded by her family. She was born in Ellsworth, Maine, May 9, 1933, the daughter of Clarence and Thelma (Fullerton) Morgan. She graduated from Brooklin High School in 1950. Harriet worked in early

  • Marion Pikul

    Ellsworth On June 1, Marion Pikul passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Seaport nursing center in Ellsworth Maine. She is survived by her brother, Bob, in The Villages, Fla.; a nephew, Robert Christian Pikul, in El Dorado, Ark.; a niece, Cathy Player, and her son, Henry, and another niece, Diane Forester, and her

  • Troy J. Gordon

    Naples, Fla. Troy J. Gordon of Naples, Fla. passed away March 4, 2019. Troy was born in Bar Harbor, April 29, 1969. In his youth, he often worked with his father on the flats or on a boat, and, like his father, became a lover of the sea. Troy always made it a point to

  • Bessie Bell Jones

    Sedgwick Bessie Bell Jones, 83, passed away June 12, 2019, at St. Joseph Hospital in Bangor. She was born on June 16, 1935, the daughter of Madeline Gray. Bessie was born and lived her entire life in Sedgwick. Bessie worked at many local places throughout her life, the fish factory, wreath factory and the Country

  • Patricia Carlin Bruce

    Patricia Carlin Bruce

    Franklin Patricia Carlin Bruce, 76, passed away June 25, 2019, in Tennessee. She was born in Lewiston, March 7, 1943, the daughter of Harry Wendell and Vernetta Pauline (Rector) Carlin. Patricia graduated from Edward Little High School, attended the University of Maine-Orono, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in political science, and was a graduate of

  • Death Notices week of June 27

    Washington County   Ann Elizabeth Baker, 91, of Calais, June 21, at Eastport Memorial Nursing Home. Graveside service 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, Calais Cemetery. James Anthony “Jim Bob” Bailey Sr., 49, of Pleasant Point, June 24, at a Bangor hospital. Visiting 11 a.m. Thursday, June 27, to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 26 Middle