NORTHEAST HARBOR and BAR HARBOR – Geraldine (Baker) Sweet, 82, passed away April 3, 2010, at Mount Desert Island Hospital. Geraldine or “Gerrie,” as everyone called her, was born June 26, 1927, in Bar Harbor, the daughter of John and Mina (Larracey) Baker. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, John Sweet; their son, John Jr. and his wife, Ann; another son, David and his wife, Gretchen; beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Northeast Harbor. Contributions in Gerrie’s memory may be made to Mount Desert Historical Society, 373 Sound Drive, Mount Desert, ME 04660; Mount Desert Nursing Association, P.O. Box 397, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662; YWCA, 36 Mount Desert St., Bar Harbor, ME 04609; or Northeast Harbor Library, P.O. Box 279, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.
GERALDINE (BAKER) SWEET
Posted April 06, 2010, at 7:36 p.m.