LINCOLNVILLE – Beatrice H. Gherardi, 90, died peacefully Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, surrounded by her family, at Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. Family and friends are invited to visit 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. A Mass… Read More
    HOLDEN – Ruth E. (Pierce) Fitts, 82, passed away Dec. 27, 2012. She was born Dec. 4, 1930, in Providence, R.I., the daughter of Howard H. and Blanche (Smith) Pierce. Ruth was a graduate of East Providence (R.I.) High School, class of 1948, and Bangor Theological Seminary. Read More
    LEE and LINCOLN – Waneta “Nita” (Tucker) Daigle died suddenly and peacefully Dec. 29, 2012. Nita was born Feb. 23, 1930, daughter of Ernest and Ethel Tucker. She was predeceased by her husband, Hampy Daigle. Nita is survived by her brother, Wayne Tucker; her two children, Linda… Read More
    BENEDICTA – Carmella Ann Marie (St. Germain) Bates, 73, died Dec. 30, 2012. She was born March 28, 1939, in Wallagrass, to Alphonse and Mary Jane St. Germain. Cammy was a loving devoted wife, mom and grandmother, placing family first. Cooking and baking were her passion as… Read More
    FRANKFORT – Donald A. Adams, 58, passed away Dec. 30, 2012. A complete obituary and service arrangements will be published in Thursday’s edition of the Bangor Daily News by Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden. Read More
    ROCKLAND – Lila J. Magie passed away Dec. 23, 2012, in her 85th year. She was born in New York, N.Y., daughter of Melvin H. Magie of Duluth, Minn., and Gertrude Behnken Magie of Brooklyn, N.Y. Lila attended schools in New York, graduated from Purdue University and… Read More
    ELLSWORTH – Taiko Miyauchi Johnston, beloved wife and sister, passed away quietly Dec. 29, 2012. Taiko was born on Sept. 11, 1933, in Tokyo, one of five children. Her father manufactured the copper mesh caps that form the base of the traditional wigs used by Japan’s ancient… Read More
    ORRINGTON – Douglas V. Bradford Jr., 62, died unexpectedly Dec. 30, 2012, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Dec. 8, 1950, in Bangor, the son of Douglas V. Sr. and Gladys L. (Hall) Bradford. Douglas graduated from Hermon High School, class of 1969. He was a… Read More
    HAMPDEN AND NEWBURGH – Inadvertently omitted from the obituary of Frances S. Perry who died Dec. 25, 2012: Frances was the proud great-grandmother of eight great-grandchildren, Emma and Sean Marble, William and Olivia Perry, and Michael, Megan, Daniel, and Ethan Adams of McClean, Va. Donations may also be… Read More
    MOUNT VERNON – Maxine Edwards, 70, died Friday Dec. 28, 2012, at her home. Maxine was born Dec. 18, 1942, in Greenville, daughter of William and Phyllis (Tompkins) Ryder. She grew up in Greenville and graduated from Greenville High School in1961. She attended IBM Business School, Portland,… Read More
    STACYVILLE – Isabelle Lorraine Mcavoy, 83, went to be with her Lord and Savior Dec. 31, 2012, surrounded by the family she adored. She was born Jan. 4, 1929, the daughter of Albert and Beatrice McNally. Isabelle was a devoted wife and a wonderful mother to her… Read More
    PORT CLYDE – Mary Joan Hall, 80, died in her sleep Dec. 15, 2012, at Full Circle Farm, Union. She was born in Beijing in 1932, the daughter of Foreign Service Consul Monroe B. Hall and Mary Smedberg Hall. She is survived her brother, Monroe B. “Mike”… Read More
    DEDHAM – William Jay French Sr., 81, passed away peacefully Dec. 30, 2012, surrounded by his loving family at his home. William was born July 25, 1931, in New Haven, Conn., the son of George and Leah French. William worked for more than 25 years at Eastern… Read More
    HOLDEN – Natalie Mae Mansell, 83, passed from this life Dec. 30, 2012, to sing with the choir of angels in heaven where she will once again resume her place as first soprano soloist. Nat, as she preferred, was born Sept. 26, 1929, in Waterville, to Harold C. Read More
    WESTFIELD – Ernestine Leona (Ricker) Fulton went to her heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012. She was born Dec. 27, 1932, in Houlton, along with her twin brother Ernest, to Mary (Stockford) and Ralph Ricker. She attended Littleton Elementary School and Ricker Classical Academy, Houlton. “Teen” married… Read More
    SWANVILLE – Michael John Inferrera, 64, died unexpectedly Dec. 27, 2012. He was born March 20, 1948, in Belfast, the son of Irene and Salvatore Inferrera. Michael, “Enzo” as his friends knew him, always had a smile and a helping hand for everyone he met. He was… Read More
    WALLAGRASS – Gorman “Whittie” Richard Saucier, 78, died Dec. 28, 2012, at a Bangor health care facility. He was born April 19, 1934, in Wallagrass, son of Honore and Anna (Caron) Saucier. He leaves his wife of 53 years, Frances “Mickey” Brooker Saucier of Wallagrass; and their… Read More
    HERMON – Lorraine Frances Mayhew, 69, passed away unexpectedly Dec. 30, 2012. She was born Jan. 1, 1943, in Carmel, the daughter of Perley M. and Alice E. (Wing) Mayhew. Lorraine was an expert at putting puzzles together. She loved going for a ride in town just… Read More
    STACYVILLE – Bonnie (Brown) Lovett, 59, passed on peacefully into God’s loving arms Dec. 29, 2012, with her devoted and loving husband by her side. She was born Nov. 25, 1953, in Philadelphia, daughter of Charles and Rose (Morgan) Brown. Bonnie graduated from Lower Moreland High School… Read More
    GREENVILLE – Daisy A. Lowe, 84, died Dec. 26, 2012, at C.A. Dean Hospital, Greenville, after a long battle with lung disease. She was born June 25, 1928, in Alton, the daughter of Jesse and Mary (Delaney) Judkins. At a young age Daisy worked for Spinney’s Camps… Read More