VERONA ISLAND – Elinor B. Meade, 84, died March 2, 2010, in Belfast. She was born Jan. 23, 1926, on Verona Island, the daughter of Capt. Roy A. and Ethel (Hopkins) Meade. Elinor enjoyed television, reading books, magazines and the Bangor Daily News; at times she enjoyed drawing and knitting. She also loved the holidays with family. Elinor is survived by one brother, Durward Meade; and one sister; Leola Meade, both of Verona Island. She was a beloved aunt to Claudia Gilbert and Nonie Varnum; several great-nieces and great-nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; one brother, Fred Meade; and five sisters, Corinne Gilbert, Hildred McIntyre, Thelma Meade, Phyllis Meade and Muriel Meade. Visitation for family and friends will be 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, at Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home, 28 Elm St., Bucksport, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday with Pastor Peter Remick officiating. Interment will be in the spring at Riverview Cemetery, Bucksport.
ELINOR B. MEADE
Posted March 02, 2010, at 7:18 p.m.