Pearl “Mike” Butler


Pearl “Mike” Butler, 86, passed away on April 29, 2019 in Hermon. She was born in Danforth on Oct. 17, 1932, daughter of the late Ernest and Elizabeth (Howe) Carroll. She was married to the late Phillip Butler in 1955.

She graduated from Danforth High School in 1950 and spent several years working at Rideout’s Camps at East Grand Lake. She was a devoted, loving mother of two boys. She enjoyed a 15-year career at Zayre in Bangor. She spent her retirement baking, painting and celebrating the holidays in festive costumes. But her favorite pastime was playing bingo with her many friends.

Pearl is survived by sons William of Sanford, N.C., and Walter of Bar Harbor, his wife, Jane, and children, Emily and Christopher.

Special thanks to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Cahoon Care Associates, Total Care Solution and loving family for their support.

Visitation is on May 3 from 11 a.m. to noon, followed by a service from noon to 1 at the Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, 215 Main St., Ellsworth.