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HARVEY JON MITCHELL

WATERVILLE – Harvey Jon Mitchell, 65, died unexpectedly at his Waterville home Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 12, 2004. He was born Dec. 10, 1938, in Indian Island, Old Town, the son of Edwin and Sadie (Ranco) Mitchell. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving our country with the Army Corps of Engineers. Harvey spent the majority […]

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MADELEINE D. HOLMQUIST

CROSS LAKE and CARIBOU Madeleine D. Holmquist, 72, died Aug. 11, 2004, at Fort Kent. She was born March 30, 1932, in Caribou, the daughter of Leonard and Helen (Corbin) Bourgoin. Mrs. Holmquist was a graduate of Caribou High School, and was a member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. She was a life member […]

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JOHN M. BUTLER

CARIBOU and WOODLAND John M. Butler, 81, died Aug. 11, 2004, at Caribou. He was born Aug. 26, 1922, in Limestone, the son of William and Ellen (Farley) Butler. Mr. Butler served with the U.S. Army during World War II, and was a member of the Lister-Knowlton Post 9398 VFW. He was employed as a […]

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MARIE JEANNETTE (FORTIN) CHARETTE

NEWPORT, R.I. – Marie Jeannette (Fortin) Charette, 87, of 70 Harrison Ave., Newport, R.I., formerly of Wyandotte, Mich., and East Hartford, Conn., died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at Village House Nursing Home, Newport, R.I. She was born May 21, 1917, in Frenchville, the daughter of the late Willie Fortin and the late Marie (Michaud) Fortin. […]

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MARK J. AMBROSE

ELLSWORTH and MILLINOCKET – Mark J. Ambrose, 48, died Aug. 11, 2004, surrounded by loved ones following a brief illness. Mark grew up in Millinocket, where he attended Stearns High School. He graduated from the University of Maine at Orono in 2002, with a bachelor of arts in journalism. He was an employee of Lane […]

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MARGERY OSGOOD MCCREA

FORT FAIRFIELD – Mrs. Margery Osgood McCrea, 79, wife of Raymond M. McCrea, went home to be with her Lord, surrounded by her loving family Thursday morning, Aug. 12, 2004, at her Fort Fairfield residence, after a brief illness. She was born Oct. 18, 1924, at Easton, the daughter of Earl and Elizabeth (Gilman) Osgood. […]

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RITA BERGERON BAKER GILPATRICK

WEST GARDINER – Rita Gilpatrick, of Bog Hill Road, West Gardiner, succumbed to breast cancer, Aug. 11, 2004. She was born in Bristol, Conn., and was raised in New Hampshire. She graduated from West High School in Manchester, N.H., and attended the University of New Hampshire. She married Leslie Baker in 1954, and moved to […]

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ROBERT L. LEAVITT SR.

GARLAND – Robert L. Leavitt Sr., 64, died Aug. 10, 2004, as the result of a motorcycle accident. He was born June 21, 1940, in Exeter, a son of Benjamin and Elizabeth (Towle) Leavitt. Bob retired in 1999 as a supervisor at Dexter Shoe Co. He attended the Garland Baptist Church. Bob is survived by […]

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EARL L. ‘BIDDY’ SPRINGER

WYTOPITLOCK – Earl L. “Biddy” Springer, 79, husband of the late Dorothy (Mich-aud) Springer, died Aug. 11, 2004, at a Lincoln hospital. He was born March 7, 1925, in Wytopitlock, the son of Charles and Tam (Brooks) Springer. Earl served in the U.S. Navy from 1943-1946. He was a signalman in the Navy and spent […]

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FRANCES I. VOSE

HOULTON – Frances I. Vose, 80, died Aug. 12, 2004, at a local healthcare facility. Friends may call from 12 noon Sunday until the time of the service at 2 p.m. at the Dunn Funeral Home. A complete obituary will appear in Saturday’s edition of the Bangor Daily News.

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SUSAN S. WATSON

STEUBEN and SCARBOROUGH Funeral services for Susan S. Watson, who died June 6, 2004, will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, 2004, at the Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home, 47 Main St., Milbridge. Interment will be at the Steuben Village Cemetery, Steuben.

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JOYCE M. HUNTER

In Loving Memory Of JOYCE M. HUNTER June 13, 1961 – Aug. 13, 1982 Missing you daily and wishing I could share with you the joys I have experienced. Lovingly thought of, your brother, Frederick Hunter jr. and family, Mary, Mychal and Tylor.

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ALDEN T. BRADFORD

HALLOWELL – Alden Tobey Bradford, 81, passed away quietly Wednesday evening, Aug. 11, 2004, at Maine General Rehabilitation and Nursing Care, Glenridge Drive, Augusta, with his family by his side. He was born Sept. 1, 1922, in Augusta, the son of William and Nellie (Tobey) Bradford. Known by most as “Brad,” Alden grew up in […]

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BRENDA (HIGH) AUDET

SORRENTO AND MONTPELIER, Vt. – Brenda Marie (High) Audet, 37, died unexpectedly at her home in Montpelier, Vt., Aug. 12, 2004. A complete obituary and memorial service arrangements will be published in a later edition of the Bangor Daily News by Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home.

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RUTH E. BAKER

BANGOR – Ruth E. Baker, 87, died Aug. 12, 2004, at an Orono healthcare center. She was born April 2, 1917, in Orono, the daughter of Walter E. and Mary M. (Johnson) Hogan. Mrs. Baker was employed with James A. Taylor Osteopathic Hospital for many years, retiring in 1979. She enjoyed being home and spent […]

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LEIGH T. BATSON

GOULDSBORO – Leigh T. Batson, 71, died unexpectedly at his Gouldsboro home Aug. 12, 2004. He was born Aug. 25, 1932, to Alton A. and Evelena (Tracy) Batson. Leigh graduated from Steuben High School in 1949. He was a paratrooper in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. For several years he worked for MDOT […]

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C. HERBERT COCHRANE

GREENVILLE – C. Herbert Cochrane passed away Aug. 12, 2004, in Greenville. He was born Aug. 18, 1907, in Haverhill, Mass., the son of Perley Herbert Cochrane and Gladys Cecile (Walton) Cochrane. He developed a love for the outdoors when he grew up roaming the woods of nearby Groveland, where he also attended school. He […]