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MADGE BIRD MUIR BOST

SANTE FE, N.M. – Madge Bird Muir Bost died Sunday, Aug. 1, 2004, at her home in Santa Fe, N.M. She was born Dec. 9, 1921 in Chicago, Ill. She was predeceased by her parents, Duncan Angus and Flora Cameron Muir; by her sister, Doris; and brother, George Muir. Madge’s life was founded on faith, […]

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NANCY PEIRCE KELLY

CORINTH AND CLINTON, Conn. – A graveside service for Nancy (Peirce) Kelly will be held 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 7, at Corinthian Cemetery, Corinth, with the Rev. Richard McLaughlin, pastor of St. John’s Catholic Church, Bangor, officiating. Nancy was the daughter of Madeline and Clyde Peirce of East Corinth. Nancy is a graduate of Corinth […]

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RHONDA L. PIPER

CARROLL PLT. – Rhonda L. Piper, 41, died Aug. 3, 2004, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Oct. 16, 1962, in McKeesport, Pa. Rhonda had a hard life, and she will be greatly missed by her family. She is survived by her father, Chief Big Eagle of Carroll Plt.; two sons, Maurice Richardson of […]

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ROBERT L. PAINE

PORTLAND – Robert L. Paine, 86, resident of Portland peacefully pass-ed away Aug. 2, 2004, at a local Portland nursing home. He was born April 21, 1918, in New York, N.Y., the son of Elmer Bradford and Abby (Alden) Paine. He grew up in Cranston, R.I. He graduated from Cranston High School and attended Bridgton […]

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Allen Pearl

In Loving Memory Of ALLEN PEARL Jan. 27, 1955 – Aug. 5, 2002 It’s been two years today since the lord took you away. He gave you some wings and let you fly, before we all had a chance to say good-bye, Now you’re an angel in the Heaven’s sky, with no worries as you […]

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OTIS ZALMON BACON

SIDNEY – Otis Zalmon Bacon, 87, passed away peacefully Feb. 5, 2008, completely surrounded by his loving family, after a brief illness. He was born Dec. 3, 1920, in Boston, son of Zalmon R. and Janet (Grant) Bacon. Otis grew up in Sidney, walking to school each day with a hot potato to warm his […]

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REV. WILLIAM HENRY HATFIELD

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. – The Rev. William Henry Hatfield, 80, the son of Cecil and Edith Hatfield, of Alex-ander, died Feb. 5, 2008, at his home, after a long illness. Bill was born in Cooper and is survived by his wife, Muriel (Davis) Hatfield; eight siblings, Mary Hatfield of Newport, Ann McAllister of Newport, Clifford […]

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RICK ALLEN BARD

WELLINGTON – Rick Allen Bard, 49, passed away peacefully Feb. 6, 2008, at Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft. He went to be with his Lord and Savior, after a long battle with cancer. He was born Dec. 10, 1958, in Bangor, son of Wilfred J. and Eleen (LeBlanc) Bard Sr. He graduated from Howland High School […]

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CLARENCE E. VIOLETTE

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Clar-ence E. Violette, 79, formerly of Lakewood, Wash., died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008, at Pitt Memorial Hos-pital, Greenville, N.C. Mr. Violette made Fayette-ville, N.C., his home in 2003. He served in the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force. He retired from the Air Force as a technical sergeant after 20 years of […]

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WILLIAM ‘BILL’ THOMAS HOWARTH III

BAR HARBOR – William “Bill” Thomas Howarth III, 63, died Feb. 5, 2008, at Mount Desert Island Hospital. He was born Oct. 25, 1944, in Alexandria, Va., the son of William Thomas and Grace E. (Harrell) Howarth II. He graduated from the University of Maryland. Bill worked as an aeronautical engineer for three decades with […]

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DENA C. CUTLER

ST. PETERSBURG BEACH, Fla. – Dena “Dinny” Cutler, 100, passed away peacefully Feb. 5, 2008. She was the beloved wife of Shepard H. Cutler, to whom she was married for 53 years before he passed away in 1983. The daughter of Bernard and Dora Cohen, she is the last of nine siblings, six of whom […]

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DAVID ARTHUR JOHNSON COUSENS

ROCKLAND – David Arthur Johnson Cousens, 62, formerly of Petersham, Mass., husband of Kaye Dahne Cousins, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, at his 240 Cedar St., home, after an extended illness. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Federated Church of Thomaston, 8 Hyler St., with the Rev. Anne Roundy […]

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GERALDINE ‘GERRY’ DYER

BREWER – A funeral service for Geraldine Frances “Gerry” Dyer will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Brookings-Smith, Clark-Piper Chapel, 55 South Main St., Brewer, with the Rev. Roland Nadeau, Catholic chaplain at St. Joseph Hospital, Bangor, officiating. Relatives and friends are welcome to call noon Friday until time of service. Spring interment […]

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EILEEN V. COADY

BANGOR – Eileen Coady, 92, wife of the late Paul J. Coady, died Feb. 7, 2008, at her home, with her loving family around her. She was born July 11, 1915, in Orono, the daughter of James and Ermagean Sproul. Eileen was known by all as the life of the party. She adopted many nicknames, […]

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BERNICE C. FOSS

DEXTER – Bernice C. Foss, 81, died Feb. 7, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 8, 1926, in Guilford, the daughter of Ivan Foss and Hazel Stuart Foss, and stepdaughter of Grace Chesley Foss. She was brought up on the Foss farm in Parkman, graduated from Guilford High School in 1944 and from […]

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SARAH E. HERSEY

BANGOR and MECHANICSBURG, Pa. – Funeral services for Sarah E. Hersey will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, with the Rev. Stephanie Salinas, pastor of First Baptist Church, Bangor, officiating. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments immediately after the service at Brookings-Smith Family […]

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SHIRLEY C. LOVE

ELLSWORTH – Shirley C. Love died Feb. 5, 2008. She was born May 6, 1937, in Hyannis, Mass. She is survived by her two daughters, Linda Joy Elliott and Cheryl Joy Hurley, and their husbands, Stephen Elliott and Frank Hurley; goddaughter, Donna Crawford; and her greatest pleasures, grandchildren, Joy and Jake Van Meter. She lived […]