• Arnold W. McGraw

    EAST BLUE HILL A celebration of the life of Arnold “Arnie” W. McGraw, husband of the late Beatrice McGraw and father of Ellen Healey of Florida, will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2009, at the East Blue Hill Village Church. Arnold’s niece, the Rev. Marge Longwood, will officiate. Arnold passed away May 21,

  • Mavis L. Young

    ELLSWORTH Mavis L. Young, 86, died July 8, 2009, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Nov. 10, 1922, in Fort Fairfield, the daughter of Edmond J. and Philomene (Pelletier) Levesque. Mavis worked at Cunningham’s Market and at Britt’s Department Store for many years. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Irene Chapter OES

  • Helen R. Gross

    PORTLAND Helen R. Gross, 84, of The Birchwoods at Canco, Portland, died July 7, 2009, at Mercy Hospital with her family by her side. She was born Sept. 3, 1924, in Ellsworth, the daughter of Milton and Lura (Andrews) Rogers. She was educated in Ellsworth schools and was a 1941 graduate of Ellsworth High School.

  • Curtis A. Tracy

    SORRENTO Curtis A. Tracy, 78, died July 8, 2009, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born March 3, 1931, in Franklin, the son of Howard and Cora (Morse) Tracy. Curtis was a United States Army veteran, serving in South Korea during the Korean War. He married Nancy Welch Aug. 7, 1954. He

  • John E. Falcichio

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Join Eleanor and Jonathan Falcichio in a memorial service for John E. Falcichio at St. Peter’s Church on Seawall Road in Manset on Saturday, July 18, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. Refreshments and reminiscing will follow. John passed away at their Southwest Harbor summer home on Aug. 17, 2008.

  • Rebecca Lynne Underwood

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Rebecca Lynne Underwood, 67, went to be with her Lord July 4, 2009. She was born Jan. 30, 1942, in Hartford, Conn., the daughter of Alfred W. and Nettie (Beal) Vine. Rebecca served her God, her family and friends. She was loved by many and was a friend to all and was especially

  • Minnie L. Muise

    MOUNT DESERT A memorial service for Minnie L. Muise will be held at 1 p.m. on July 11, 2009, at the Otter Creek Cemetery in Otter Creek with the Rev. William “Mac” Bigelow officiating. Per Minnie’s request, a celebration of her life (with food, kids and friends) will follow at her house in Otter Creek.

  • Dr. Jeremiah Mead

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Dr. Jeremiah Mead, 88, died July 4, 2009 at an Ellsworth health care facility. He was born Aug. 30, 1920 in Madison, Wis., the son of Warren J. and Bertha (Taylor) Mead. Dr. Mead attended the Hill School in Pottstown, Penn., Harvard College, and Harvard Medical School. He spent two years training as

  • Kathleen Williams Kelley

    BAR HARBOR Kathleen Williams Kelley, 84, of Bar Harbor passed away peacefully on June 30, 2009. She was born in Bar Harbor on Jan. 14, 1925. She was the daughter of Bertrum and Alice Williams Stanley. Kathleen was a very talented cook and loved to make food for special occasions for her family. She worked

  • Sandra May Hardison

    SULLIVAN Sandra “Grammy” May Hardison, 68, of Sullivan passed away peacefully June 30, 2009, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 16, 1941, to Mildred and Harley Knowlton of Hancock, the oldest of 10 children. She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 51 years, Harry Leon Hardison; five sisters, Faye