MOUNT DESERT – Elizabeth Allen Straus, 94, died Dec. 6, 2010, in Mount Desert. She was born Nov. 23, 1916, in San Francisco, the daughter of Harry B. and Winifred (Bridge) Allen. She is survived by two sons, David Allen Straus and Robert Beckwith Straus; one daughter, Sara Straus Byruck; brother, Howard B. Allen; grandchildren, Sara Landis Farrer, Rebecca Elizabeth Straus Ravenel, Drew Beckwith Straus, Lisa Foti-Straus, Mischa Straus Byruck and Chloe Allen Byruck; and great-grandchildren, Emma Rebecca Farrer and Toby Leo Matthew Farrer. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband, Donald B. Straus; and brother, David Allen. Memorial services will be held in the summer. Memorial contributions may be made to Mount Desert Land and Garden Preserve, P.O. Box 208, Seal Harbor, ME 04675. Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.