• 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

  • Suanne Morse Price

    Suanne Morse Price

    BERNARD Suanne Morse Price, 75, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at an Ellsworth hospital after a brief illness. She was born on Dec. 4, 1942, in Passaic, N.J., the daughter of Robert W. and Ruth B. Morse. Suanne graduated from Montclair High School and continued her studies in art in Italy. Suanne’s first marriage to

  • Edna C. Atherton

    Edna C. Atherton

    BLUE HILL Edna C. Atherton, 93, died after a short illness Oct. 18, 2018, at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth. She was born June 28, 1925, in Addison, the daughter of John and Mildred (Chandler) Merritt. Edna graduated from Addison High School in 1943. She married Allen J. Atherton in 1967 and they

  • Larry D. Babson

    Larry D. Babson

    SURRY Larry D. Babson passed away on Oct. 17, 2018, at his home due to multiple system atrophy (MSA). He was born on Aug. 28, 1951, in Castine, the son of Robert L. and Frances (Gross) Babson. Larry was the owner of Babson and Co. for 38 years, working as cabinet maker and Corian fabricator

  • Richard Stanley Hale

    Richard Stanley Hale

    ORLAND AND CASTINE Richard Stanley Hale Dick Hale died at home in Orland Oct. 5, 2018, after an adventure-filled 89 years. Born Dec. 27, 1928, in Lake Placid, N.Y., to Edward and Marguerite Stanley Hale, he spent most of his youth on the campus of Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, Conn. He attended Salisbury and Hotchkiss schools,

  • Laurence Michael Hodgkins

    Laurence Michael Hodgkins

    ELLSWORTH Laurence Michael Hodgkins, 68, died unexpectedly Oct. 11, 2018, at his residence. He was born Jan. 19, 1950, in Ellsworth the son of Gerald S. Hodgkins and Betty Holt Howarth. Larry had a Bachelor of Science in Education and taught for 30-plus years. He was known for his patience, creativity and boundless sense of

  • Death notices week of Oct. 18

    Washington County   Joan B. Barrett, 86, of Orrington and Eastport, Oct. 11. Visiting 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., memorial service 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, Kiley & Foley Funeral Service, Bangor. Private burial Rainbow’s End Cemetery, Orrington at later date. Mary Jean (Ayers) Ashby Dudley, 67, of Pembroke, Oct. 6 at home. Graveside service

  • George Thomas Vose

    George Thomas Vose

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR George Thomas Vose, 89, of Southwest Harbor died peacefully Oct. 10, 2018, at a Bangor health care facility. A native of Bangor, George was born May 6, 1929, the son of George A. and Grace (Gallagher) Vose of Bangor. He graduated from Bangor High School in 1947 and from Bowdoin College in 1951,