• Mary Olive Astbury

    SURRY Mary Olive Astbury, 74, died at home surrounded by family Dec. 18, 2018, after a short battle with cancer. She was born May 8, 1944, in Blue Hill to Emery L. Grindle and Phoebe L. Young. Mary graduated from Ellsworth High School in 1962. She was an avid horse lover that was involved with

  • James Tracy Dinnan

    James Tracy Dinnan

    PENOBSCOT James Tracy Dinnan, age 69, of Penobscot, Maine, passed peacefully from this life on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine with both sons by his side.  James was born on Feb. 10, 1949, in Meriden, Conn. to John and Eleanor Dinnan. He was the eldest of six children. After high

  • Snowe Anne White

    Snowe Anne White

    FRANKLIN Snowe Anne White The family is deeply saddened to announce the death of Snowe Anne White at the age of 65, on Dec. 10, 2018, at MDI Hospital after an illness. Born July 3, 1953, in Norfolk Va., Snowe Anne was the daughter of Henry Thurston White and Mary Patrick. Snowe Anne was passionate

  • Pauline V. Crabtree

    FRANKLIN Pauline V. Crabtree, 81, died after a short illness Dec. 12, 2018, surrounded by her family and caregivers. Pauline was born July 20, 1937, the daughter of the late Linwood and Dorothy (Butler) Tracy. Pauline was married to Carroll C. (John) Crabtree, Sr. for 43 years until his death in 1996. John and Pauline

  • Kris Elizabeth Gray

    SEDGWICK Kris Elizabeth Gray passed away Dec. 3, 2018, after a long illness at the Island Nursing Home in Deer Isle. She was born on Oct. 24, 1967, the eldest daughter of Roderick and Ivadel Gray. Kris always had smiles and hugs for everyone she met. She was proud of her achievement of graduation from

  • Grace M. Schimpf

    Grace M. Schimpf

    HANCOCK Grace M. Schimpf, 87, passed away on Dec. 12, 2018, surrounded by family at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth.  She was the fourth child born to Harry and Irma Ferrante in North Bergen, N.J. She grew up in New Jersey, and in 1962 she and her husband George moved the family to

  • Death Notices Week of Dec. 13

    Washington County   Arthur F. Grimm, 65, of Eastport and Duncanville, Texas, Dec. 3 at Dallas, Texas. Funeral service, Dec. 8, Blakely Memorial United Methodist Church, Eastport. Burial Bayside Cemetery, Eastport. John Franklin Murphy, 58, of Baileyville, Dec. 8. Spring service, Woodland Cemetery, Baileyville. John Edgar Norton, 90, of Calais and Zephyrhills, Fla., Dec. 4.

  • Kinsley Ray Archer

    Kinsley Ray Archer

    ELLSWORTH Kinsley Ray “of Sunshine” Archer, 4 months, went to be with the angels in heaven Dec. 10, 2018. She was born Aug. 3, 2018, in Bangor the daughter of Brian “Buddy” and Holly (Johnston) Archer II. Kinsley’s smile would light up any room. She was the happiest baby in the world. The most special

  • Cynthia Jean Carroll

    Cynthia Jean Carroll

    SURRY Cynthia Jean Carroll, 63, lost her life after battling cancer, on Dec. 3, 2018, with her family by her side. She was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Gloria (Tardy) Carroll, and her beloved son Richard Peasley in 2004. She is survived by daughters Wendy Libby of Surry and Lori Zaehring of Surry. She

  • Trudy Morley

    Trudy Morley

    ELLSWORTH Trudy Morley, 97, passed away on Nov. 26, 2018, at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth from complications after a fall on Nov. 15. Trudy was born on April 21, 1921, in Baden-Baden, Germany, the daughter of Hans (John) Lindenmann and Klara (Hedwig) Lindenmann. Her father built houses for a living and her