• Walter J. Grant

    Walter J. Grant

    TRENTON Walter J. Grant, 88, died Oct. 27, 2018, at a Bangor hospital. He was born in Hermon in 1930 the son of James and Viola (Nealley) Grant. He grew up and attended school in Hampden. He went away in 1951-1952 in the U.S. Air Force and was stationed in Goose Bay, Labrador and Concord,

  • Dwight W. Gates

    Dwight W. Gates

    BATH Mr. Dwight W. Gates, 79, of Boothbay Harbor, formerly of Danvers, Mass., beloved husband of Sandra L. (Storm) Gates, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, surrounded by his family, following a brief illness. Born in Danvers, he was the son of the late Carl P. Sr. and Alice (Burgess) Gates. He was raised and educated

  • Death Notices Week of Oct. 25

    Washington County   Ralph H. Bates, 85, of Veazie, Whiting and Machias, Oct. 15 at Bangor. Graveside service 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Whiting Cemetery. Lyle Robert Hamilton, 57, of Princeton, Oct. 20. Graveside service 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, Codyville Cemetery. Joanne Clark Strout, 94, of Milbridge, Oct. 14 at Las Cruces, N.M. Visiting

  • Ralph Vahan Hagopian

    HALLOWELL AND SWAN’S ISLAND Ralph Vahan Hagopian died on Oct. 14, 2018, surrounded by family. The family expresses heartfelt gratitude to the hospice nurses who ensured his comfort to the end. Ralph was born March 20, 1930, in New York City, but developed a lifelong love of the outdoors during family vacations to Connecticut. He

  • Charles Douglas St. Claire

    Charles Douglas St. Claire

    GOULDSBORO Charles Douglas St. Claire May 18, 1955 – October 20, 2018 Charles St. Claire of Gouldsboro was called home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Oct. 20. He was surrounded by cherished family and loved ones. Charles, or “Charlie,” as most people called him, was born in New York and

  • Delores Frances (Murch) York

    Delores Frances (Murch) York

    DOROTHY, N.J. Delores Frances (Murch) York, 86, of Dorothy, N.J., formerly of Franklin, passed away at her home on Oct. 18, 2018, after an extended illness. She was born on July 10, 1932, in Franklin, the eldest child of Charles Judson Murch Jr. and Phyllis Phenelia DeBeck Murch. She graduated from Ellsworth High School in



    HOMELAND, CALIF. ALBERT (“AL”) N. SMITH  12/04/1939 – 09/27/2018 Albert went home to be with his Lord, peacefully in his home, Homeland, Calif. He was born in Franklin, Dec. 4, 1939. He was a graduate of Ellsworth High School. He served in the U.S. Navy 1958-1962 and was honorably discharged. He will be dearly missed

  • Elizabeth Barry Houghton

    Elizabeth Barry Houghton

    BAR HARBOR Elizabeth Barry Houghton died from the devastating effects of Alzheimer’s disease, at peace, on Oct. 10, 2018, at Birch Bay Village, where she had resided for more than four years. Born in Minneapolis, Minn., on June 7, 1931, she was daughter of Walter and Geraldine Barry, granddaughter of Edward F. Dunne, mayor of

  • Percy Lewis Harding

    BAR HARBOR Percy Lewis Harding died peacefully with family by his side after a brief battle with cancer and of a broken heart on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at MDI Hospital, Bar Harbor. He was born Dec. 22, 1934, the son of Edna (Hall) Harding and Vaughn L. Harding. His wife, Erlene, and son, Leroy,

  • Barbara Ann Foss Rice

    HANCOCK Barbara Ann Foss Rice, 66, passed away on Oct. 12 at an Ellsworth hospital after a brief battle with cancer. She was born on July 11, 1952, in Bangor to Sylvia A. and Roger D. Foss. She graduated from Ellsworth High School in 1970 and in 1971 married Dennis W. Rice and they traveled