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Alice N. Perham

ALICE N. PERHAM – DOVER-FOXCROFT – Alice N. Perham, 93, died Sept. 21, 2008, at a Dover-Foxcroft nursing home. She was born Sept. 11, 1915, in Barnard, the daughter of J. Howard and Nora (Blethen) …

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Shirley McAloon

SHIRLEY MCALOON – MATTAWAMKEAG and WESTBROOK – Shirley “Grammy Shirley” McAloon passed away Sept. 12, 2008. She was born Shirley Mae Rideout, July 19, 1930, in Mattawamkeag, daughter of John Rideout …

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Hallie Leonard

HALLIE LEONARD CAMDEN – Hallie Herrick Leonard, 91, died Sept. 20, 2008, at Windward Gardens, Camden. Born Oct. 14, 1916, in Mars Hill, she was the daughter of Frank H. and Verna (Landers) Herrick. She was a 1934 graduate of Camden High School and attended Ballard Business College, Rockport. In 1938, Hallie married William Kanavy, […]

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Ed Hooper

ED HOOPER BANGOR – A Mass of Christian burial for Edmond “Ed” Pillsbury Hooper Jr. will be celebrated 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 768 Ohio St., Bangor. Interment with military honors will be held after the service at Mount Hope Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.

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James Eloin Guyton

JAMES ELOIN GUYTON GOULDSBORO – James Eloin Guyton, 79, died Sept. 21, 2008, at his home. He was born Aug. 28, 1929, in Harrod, Ohio, the son of Carl B. and Kittie (Heller) Guyton. Jim served in the U.S. Navy actively for 23 years, with an additional 10 years in the Navy Reserves, retiring in […]

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Winnifred Rines Crocker

WINNIFRED RINES CROCKER DEXTER – Winnifred Rines Crocker, 87, passed away Sept. 20, 2008, at a local hospital. She was born Nov. 8, 1920, in Athens, a daughter of Amos and Beatrice (Trueworthy) Rines. She graduated from Somerset Academy in 1937 and continued her education at Farmington Normal School, graduating in 1940. She then married […]

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Gilman Caron

GILMAN CARON MADAWASKA and GRAND ISLE – Gilman Caron, 81, died Sept. 19, 2008, surrounded by his family at a Fort Kent health care facility after a courageous battle with heart disease. He was born Sept. 7, 1927, in Madawaska, the son of Philias and Edith (Levesque) Caron. Gilman was a devoted, self-employed potato farmer, […]

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Hilda Bridges

HILDA BRIDGES MARS HILL – Hilda Bridges, 81, died Saturday evening, Sept. 20, 2008, at a Mars Hill health care facility. She was born July 22, 1927, in Mars Hill, the daughter of Alfred and Gladys (Hawksley) Bridges. She worked many years at Campbell Cleaners, 26 years at McCain Foods, Easton, and was the Avon […]

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Harvey M. Sawyer

TREMONT – Harvey M. Sawyer, 90, died Sept. 17, 2008, at his home. He was born June 17, 1918, in Tremont, the son of Henry W. and Freelove (Brewer) Sawyer. He was their fifth child. He graduated from Pemetic High School in 1937. Harvey worked at several different jobs on the island, including working for […]

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Maureen K. Roberts

MACHIAS – Maureen K. Roberts, 72, passed away peacefully Sept. 17, 2008, at a Bangor nursing home. She was born May 13, 1936, in Marlborough, Mass., the daughter of James F. and Millicent (Bryant) Farley. She grew up in Jacksonville, raised by her grandparents, James and Myrtle Bryant. After graduating from Washington Academy in 1954, […]

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Donald J. Ranney

MANCHESTER, N.H. – Donald Ranney, 52, died Sept. 10, 2008, at his residence after a lengthy illness. Donald was the son of Milly and the late James P. Ranney. He attended Bangor schools, graduating from Bangor High School in 1975. Donald was a member of Boy Scouts of America, attaining many high honors. He served […]

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Madelyn C. Quint

HODGDON – Madelyn C. Quint, 88, died Sept. 17, 2008, at a local hospital. She was born Dec. 1, 1919, in New Limerick, the daughter of Charles H. and Marion (Dickinson) Shannon. Madelyn attended Houlton schools and was a graduate of Houlton High School, Class of 1937. She married Shirley Quint and moved to Hodgdon, […]

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Doris M. Pritoni

THE VILLAGES, Fla. – Doris M. Pritoni, 87, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008. Mrs. Pritoni was born in Old Town, and moved to The Villages, Fla., from Dover, N.H., in 2001. She was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church; and her family was what gave her the most enjoyment in life. Survivors include […]

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Pauline S. “Polly” Nickless

FREEDOM – Pauline “Polly” S. Nickless, 79, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008, at Inland Hospital, Waterville. Polly was born July 16, 1929, in Freedom, the daughter of Richard and Iola (Allen) Smith. She attended school in Freedom. She married Erwin Nickless and they shared 61 years together. Polly and Erwin owned and operated […]

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Paul J. Nelligan

HOLDEN – Paul J. Nelligan, 82, husband of Laura (Sumner) Nelligan, died Sept. 18, 2008, at a Bangor hospital. He was born May 1, 1926, in Brewer, the son of Edward M. and Frances (Lambert) Nelligan. Paul worked as a truck driver for 35 years for Coles Express, retiring in 1981. He was an avid […]

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David “Red” MacDonald

LAMOINE – David “Red” MacDonald, 78, died unexpectedly Sept. 17, 2008, at an Ellsworth hospital. He was born March 26, 1930, in Lewiston, the son of Clarence D. and Ethel M. (Ouellette) MacDonald. Red graduated from Bangor High School in 1949, where he was captain of the basketball team and a standout player. He followed […]

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Edmond “Ed” Hooper Jr.

BANGOR – Edmond “Ed” Pillsbury Hooper Jr. passed away Sept. 18, 2008, after a long battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – COPD, at the Maine Veterans’ Home, Bangor. Ed is now reunited with his beloved wife, Teresa, who died April 20, 2007. He was born Jan. 28, 1922, in Brewer, the first born of […]

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Hazel Agnes Haga

WINSLOW – Hazel Agnes Haga, 85, passed away peacefully Sept. 17, 2008, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice Home, Scarborough. Hazel was born Jan. 9, 1923, in Blackville, New Brunswick, to William Stafford Duncan “Pop” and Maude Elizabeth Duncan “Mum.” Her family came to Howland when she was 2 and then later became a U.S. citizen. She […]