Obituaries

 
 

JANINE LILLIAN (CHASSE) LEET

on June 25, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
MILLINOCKET – Graveside services for Janine L. (Chasse) Leet, 55, who died May 4, 2016, will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 1, at Millinocket Cemetery.
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Ralph Stanley, bluegrass master, dies at 89

By Terence McArdle, Washington Post on June 24, 2016, at 10:43 a.m.
Ralph Stanley, a masterful bluegrass singer and banjoist whose performances on the Grammy Award-winning movie soundtrack album “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” helped inspire a bluegrass resurgence in the 2000s, died June 23. He was 89.

Delmer A. Wilcox

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
CARIBOU – Delmer A. Wilcox, 96, passed away June 22, 2016 at his Caribou residence. He was born in Limestone, December 18, 1919 the son of the late George and Mary (Bubar) Wilcox. Mr. Wilcox entered the US Navy on January 4, 1945 and was honorably discharged on February 25, …

Russell W. Bugbee

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
MAPLETON – Russell W. Bugbee, 60, passed away unexpectedly June 21, 2016 at his home. He was born October 4, 1955 in Presque Isle, the son of Harry and Norma (Russell) Bugbee. He owned and operated R.W. Bugbee Trucking. Russell known to many as “Blue Ox” started his lifelong career …

Tina Marie Ware

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
BRUNSWICK – Tina Marie Ware, 74 of Bangor, Maine, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loved ones on June 20, 2016 after a hard fought battle with cancer. Even though Tina was tiny in stature, to everybody that knew her, she was larger than life in character, strength …

Wayne Robert Allen

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
SEDGWICK – Wayne Robert Allen, 86, passed away on June 17, 2016. He was born on April 4, 1930 in Blue Hill, Maine. He married the love of his life Helaine Charlotte Allen November 13, 1952. Wayne spent his life working in the forestry and blueberry industries. In his younger …

Elizabeth “Betty” O’Neill

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
LINCOLN AND EAST MILLINOCKET – Elizabeth “Betty” O’Neill, daughter of the late Earl Dicker and Lavina Dicker, passed away with her family by her side, at Penobscot Valley Hospital, Lincoln, ME. on June 22nd, 2016 at the age of 85. Betty was born in Carroll, ME on April 11, 1931 …

Gail Lucille (Michaud) Bartlett

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
BLUE HILL – Gail Lucille (Michaud) Bartlett, 62, of Blue Hill, died peacefully at home on June 16, 2016, of ovarian cancer. She was born November 10, 1953, to George and Claire (Daigle) Michaud, in Holyoke, MA. Her parents instilled in her the gifts of unconditional love and humility; her …

Yvonne (Cyr) Morneault

on June 22, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
FORT KENT – Yvonne (Cyr) Morneault, 87, passed away on June 21, 2016 from pancreatic cancer, She was born October 1, 1928, to George W. and Eugenie (Belanger) Cyr. Yvonne was a loving daughter, wife, mother and grandmother. She was an excellent hostess, wonderful cook and crafter. She loved holidays …

Ada L. Koch

on June 22, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
SEARSPORT – Ada L. Koch passed away peacefully at her home on June 20, 2016. She was born August 14, 1933 in Prospect to Nelson and Helen (Moody) Clark. She married William Koch and moved to the farm in Searsport in 1949 where they raised vegetables, cows and 4 children. …

Harriet P. Pinkham

on June 22, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
STEUBEN – Steuben- Harriet P. Pinkham, 79, passed away May 23, 2016 at NBHCF surrounded by her loving family.A memorial service will be held at 2 PM Sunday, June 26, 2016 at the Church of the Open Bible in Cherryfield. Reception immediately following in the fellowship room.

Frank G. Perkins

on June 22, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
MILO – Frank G. Perkins, 84, received his final wish in life on June 21, 2016, to be with his wife of 53 years, Dawna C. Perkins. Frank was born February 13, 1932, in Milo, the son of Lloyd and Ella (Mountain) Perkins. Frank graduated from Milo High School before …

JOY ELISSA WEISS

on June 22, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of JOY ELISSA WEISS Jul 12, 1979 – Jun 22, 2004 Twelve years have passed for us. Only a moment in time for you. Yearning to spend eternity with you with Christ, our Savior, our Hope. Love Mom, Dad, Angel and Clint

Ruth (Cust) Woodsum

on June 22, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
VEAZIE AND BREWER – Graveside services for Ruth Woodsum, who passed away, January 11, 2016, will be held 11 am. Monday, June 27, 2016 at Pine Grove Cemetery, Bangor. A service of Brookings-Smith.

Irene Louise Jose

on June 21, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
CARIBOU – Irene Louise Jose, 90, passed away June 20, 2016 at Van Buren. She was born in Westmanland, September 28, 1925 the daughter of the late Axel and Emma (Johnson) Wedberg. Mrs. Jose was a loving and devoted wife and mother and was married to Bion Jose for over …

Donald E. Stitham

on June 21, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
CHELMSFORD, MA AND WINCHESTER, MA – Donald E. Stitham, 84, of Chelmsford, MA and Winchester, MA, formerly of Littleton, ME, died Sunday, April 10, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. Owner of Modern Builders in Chelmsford and formerly Don Stitham Construction of Winchester, MA. Husband of Jeanette (Drew) Stitham. Father …

Laurie T. (Paul) Cammack

on June 21, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
BANGOR – Laurie Theresa (Paul) Cammack, 76, passed away peacefully June 19, 2016, at EMMC, surrounded by her loving family. Laurie was born October 18, 1939 in Old Town, daughter of Frederick and Corinne (Lebel) Paul. Laurie grew up on Academy Hill in Old Town and attended Old Town Catholic …

Darryl Newton Brown

on June 21, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
LIVERMORE FALLS – Our loving husband, father and grandfather passed away peacefully at his home June 18, 2016 at the age of 71. Darryl was raised in Richmond, Maine, the youngest of sixteen children, son of Alfred and Nona (Fogg) Brown. His work ethic, in?uenced by his upbringing on his …

Marguerite (Floyd) Cobb

on June 21, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
BANGOR – Marguerite Floyd Cobb (Margo Cobb) passed away quietly and comfortably with family by her side on 20 June, 2016. Marguerite was born February 16th, 1930, the daughter of Frank H. and Hilda L. (Downes) Floyd. She attended Brewer schools and was a 1952 graduate of the University of …

Judy R. Dahl

on June 21, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
HERMON – Judith R. Dahl passed away on June 19, 2016 after a year-long battle with lung cancer. She was born March 25, 1943 to Lloyd and Leah Crossman in Winterport, Maine. Judy graduated from Winterport High School. She was a loving, caring wife, mother and homemaker. Judy is survived …