MINNIE G. CASPER ELLSWORTH – Minnie G. Casper, 89, died Dec. 28, 2004, at an Ellsworth hospital. She was born Nov. 10, 1915, in Eddington, the daughter of Whitfield G. and L. Mildred (Knox) Gilbert. Minnie was a member of the Gold Age Group and the parish of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Ellsworth. She is survived by special nieces, Dorothy Marston of Gardiner, Jeannette Smith of East Bridgewater, Mass.; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Edward; and brother, John Hawkins. Friends are invited to call 9-10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 31, 2004, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 231 Main St., Ellsworth, where a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. Interment will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Ohio Street, Bangor. Memorial gifts in Minnie’s memory may be made to the St. Joseph Building Fund, 231 Main St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Arrange-ments in care of Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth.