• Robert E. Pinkham Sr.

    HANCOCK Robert E. Pinkham Sr., 72, passed away after a brief illness on Aug. 28, 2018, at an Ellsworth Hospital. He was born on Dec. 2, 1945, in Ellsworth, the son of Ethel (Pinkham) Poors and stepfather Alton Poors. Robert was, for many years, a certified welder before becoming self-employed as a painter for the

  • Death Notices Week of Aug. 30

    Hancock County Deaths   Roland A. Beaulieu, 75, of Southwest Harbor, Aug. 25. Private burial, Southwest Harbor. Celebration of life, Auburn at later date. Barbara Smith Coan, 94, of Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii, formerly of Ellsworth, Stonington, Lamoine and Lincoln, Aug. 20. Sadie Frances Cunningham, 91, of Bar Harbor and Cape Elizabeth, Aug. 11 at Cape

  • Dorothy B. (“Dottie”) Hayes

    Dorothy B. (“Dottie”) Hayes

    BROOKLIN Dorothy B. (“Dottie”) Hayes was an artist of myriad styles and media, a lover of music, books, sailing and poetry, and a longtime resident of Brooklin. She died peacefully at home Thursday, Aug. 16, at the age of 94. Dottie was born in New York City on Aug. 5, 1924, to Edward Lambert Barbour

  • James Edgar Smith

    James Edgar Smith

    MILBRIDGE James Edgar Smith, 89, died Aug. 23, 2018, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth. He was born Jan. 16, 1929, in Portland, the first of three children of Edgar C. Smith and Lily E. (Gilliam) Smith. Jim grew up in South Portland and graduated from South Portland High School. He honorably served in

  • Gene MacQuarrie

    Gene MacQuarrie

    CHERRYFIELD Gene MacQuarrie passed away Aug. 1, 2018, at a Milbridge nursing home. He was 75. He was born on Dec. 4, 1942. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife, Barbara Crabtree MacQuarrie. They were married for 54 years, but were together since he was 17 and she was 16. He

  • Barbara Smith Coan

    Barbara Smith Coan

    LIHUE, KAUAI, HAWAII Barbara Smith Coan Barbara went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 20 at age 94. She lived in Lincoln, Stonington, Ellsworth and Lamoine in the 1970s-1990s, and she loved Maine. She was predeceased by Edward Coan, her husband of 61 years. She is survived by sons Edward and Michael, daughters

  • Glenice Elaine (Gray) Ellis

    Glenice Elaine (Gray) Ellis

    BLUE HILL Glenice Elaine (Gray) Ellis, 94, passed away in her sleep on Aug. 25, 2018, at Blue Hill Memorial Hospital. She was born on Aug. 10, 1924, in Brewer, the first child of Preston W. and Alice M. (Emery) Gray of Orrington. Following graduation from Brewer High School, Glenice attended business school in Bangor

  • Richard Southgate

    Richard Southgate

    MANCHESTER, MASS. AND PRETTY MARSH Richard Southgate, known to everyone as Archie, died on Aug. 18 at the age of 89 after a long illness. A prominent Boston lawyer, Archie and his family summered at a cottage in Pretty Marsh for more than 50 years. Archie was an accomplished sailor and much of his vacation

  • Augusta Ray Turner (Gussie)

    Augusta Ray Turner (Gussie)

    SULLIVAN Augusta Ray Turner (Gussie) passed away in Brewer on Monday, Aug. 20. She was born July 31, 1943, in Middletown, Conn., to Joseph Harold Ray Julie Elizabeth (Nickols) Ray. She lived in Sullivan for many years with her late husband, Gerald (Billy) Turner. Gussie had been a member of John Dority Grange and Schoodic

  • William “Bill” Edward Neleski Jr.

    William “Bill” Edward Neleski Jr.

    CUMBERLAND William “Bill” Edward Neleski Jr. graced our lives for too short a time. Bill, 52, of Cumberland, and formerly of Portland and Lamoine and Hawaii, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, due to complications from colon cancer. Although his lifespan was less than average, Bill certainly lived an above-average life. Born in Puerto