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HELEN L. PARKER

SKOWHEGAN – Helen L. Parker, 74, died Feb. 6, 2008, at a Skowhegan nursing home. She was born Oct. 5, 1933, in Harmony, daughter of Marshall and Hazel (Washburn) Giles. She worked for many years at Sandler Shoe, Harmony. She is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Corliss and Rick Fanjoy of Dexter, and […]

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ROBERT ‘ROB’ E. BRIDGES

BANGOR – Robert “Rob” E. Bridges, 57, passed away Feb. 5, 2008, after a courageous battle with cancer. Rob was born Feb. 23, 1950, in Bangor, the son of Dorothy (Adler) Bridges and the late Dr. Donald E. Bridges. Rob graduated from Bangor High School, Class of 1968, and was valedictorian of his post-graduate class […]

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ALDA L. SOUCY

VAN BUREN – Alda Lucienne Soucy, 93, died Feb. 6, 2008, at a Van Buren nursing home. She was born April 26, 1914, in Wallagrass, the daughter of Henry and Victoria (Martin) Saucier. She was educated in local schools and was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School, Van Buren. Alda married Lawrence Soucy, Oct. […]

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ARBINE L. GARDNER

GREEN LAKE and ELLSWORTH – Arbine l. Gardner, born April 8, 1929, in Franklin, daughter of Carolyn and Leamon Jordan, died Feb. 6, 2008. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend passed away peacefully in her sleep at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is survived by her devoted husband of more than 60 years, William Gardner; one […]

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GERALD O. STEEVES

LEVANT and LEESBURG, Fla. – Gerald O. Steeves, 83, passed away Feb. 7, 2008, at his home. He was born May 9, 1924, in Sangerville, son of Roy and Irene (Arnold) Steeves. Gerald graduated from Sangerville High School in 1942. He went into the Army Air Force, February 1943, going to the South Pacific as […]

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GERTRAUT HELGA WALSH

KENDUSKEAG – A Mass of Christian burial for Gertraut Helga Walsh will be celebrated 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at St. John’s Catholic Church, York Street, Bangor, with the Very Rev. Richard McLaughlin, pastor, celebrant. Friends are invited to the parish hall immediately afterward for some German hospitality and continued fellowship. Interment and committal service […]

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GILBERT J. CYR SR.

CARMEL – Gilbert J. Cyr Sr., 79, passed away peacefully Feb. 6, 2008, at his home, after a short battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 15, 1928, in Van Buren. He was a World War II veteran in the Army, a lifetime carpenter and contractor, lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus, a member […]

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SHIRLEY M. JEDREY

CARY PLANTATION – Shirley Mae Severance Jedrey, 79, died Feb. 7, 2008, at a local hospital, with family and fri-ends nearby. She was born Oct. 29, 1928, in Harveral, Mass., the daughter of Roland L. and Dorothy (Burnham) Severance. Shirley was a caring, loving person, who was always making people feel welcome. She loved spending […]

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KATIE LYNN BRADY CABANA

MARSHFIELD – Katie Lynn Brady Cabana, 29, died unexpectedly Jan. 23, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 19, 1978, in Grand Forks, N.D. Katie attended schools in Maine, New Hampshire, New York and Incirlik, Turkey. At Peru High School she was active in jazz, speaking and art clubs, Upward Bound, played saxophone and […]

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HELEN R. SMART, LPN

ALBANY, N.Y. – Helen R. Smart, LPN, 79, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008, at St. Peters Hospital, after a brief illness. She was born Dec. 27, 1928, in Sangerville and resided in Dover-Foxcroft, until 1985, when she moved to Bethlehem, N.Y. She is survived by three children, Jean Kangas and husband, Dale, of Negaunee, […]

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VINAL R. HAYNES

WINN – Vinal R. Haynes, 70, died Feb. 7, 2008. He was born Feb. 24, 1937, in Winn, the fourth child of George H. and Hazel M. (Whitney) Haynes. He grew up on a farm in Winn and graduated from Lee Academy in 1954. On Aug. 20, 1960, he married Jackie Ouellette from Wallagras. During […]

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ALBERT M. WHITE

MARS HILL – Albert M. White, 87, died Thursday night, Feb. 7, 2008, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Aug. 31, 1920, in Blaine, son of Sidney and Martha (Kinney) White. He owned and operated a farm for many years and worked at McCains Foods. Albert loved spending time with family, was a collector […]

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CLAUDE J. MICHAUD

In Loving Memory Of CLAUDE J. MICHAUD Feb. 24, 1921 – Feb. 10, 2006 God saw you getting tired, and a cure was not to be, so he put his arms around you and whispered, “Come with Me.” With tearful eyes we watched you, and saw you pass away, although we loved you dearly, we […]

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FLORENCE O. FORD

In Loving Memory Of FLORENCE O. FORD Sept. 8, 1932 – Feb. 9, 2007 There is not a day that goes by in which we don’t think of you, or someone will say, Mum would have said, “…” You will be in our hearts forever. We love you and miss you. Husband, Randy, the children, […]

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ERIC NORMAN MESERVEY

BRADLEY – Eric Norman Meservey, 17, died unexpectedly Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, at his home. He was born Oct. 3, 1990, in Bangor, the son of Norman Meservey and Karen (Shorette) Meservey. Eric enjoyed sports, and was an avid football and baseball player. He supported the Red Sox, the Patriots and loved going to Black […]

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ELIZABETH CHRISTINE LYONS

BERNARD – Elizabeth “Beth” Lyons, of Bernard and Port Hood, Nova Scotia, passed away peacefully Feb. 11, at Mount Desert Island Hospital, Bar Harbor. She was born Jan. 9, 1950, in Sidney, Nova Scotia, the daughter of the late Robert and Catherine (Graham) Oliver of Point Tupper, Nova Scotia. Beth received a Bachelor of Arts […]

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MYRTLE E. MCLAUGHLIN

JONESBORO – Myrtle E. McLaughlin, 84, died Feb. 11, 2008, at Marshall Health Care Facility. She was born July 7, 1923, in Cutler’s Bay, the daughter of the late Alexander and Viola (Ackley) Foss. Her favorite hobbies were crocheting many babies outfits and also afghans for the Veterans’ Home. She also made wreaths for many […]

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BONNIE L. STANLEY

In Loving Memory Of BONNIE L. STANLEY Not a day goes by that you are not on my mind. I still pick up the phone to call you. I wish you could see Patrick and be here to meet your new grandson, Aidan. I miss you so much. Love always, your family