• Robert Douglas Cooper

    Robert Douglas Cooper

    BAR HARBOR On July 16, 2017, Robert Douglas Cooper, 66, passed away unexpectedly, due to complications from a heart attack. His Lord Jesus called him home! He was born Nov. 10, 1950, in Portland, the son of Llewellyn Winfield and Pauline Oletha (MacMackin) Cooper. He was the beloved husband of Alice and adored father of

  • Allan S. Klausky

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Allan S. Klausky, 68, passed away May 30, 2017, at Daytona Beach, Fla., after a brief illness. He was born in Taunton, Mass., March 31, 1949, the son of Miriam H. and Joseph L. Klausky. Allan, better known as Bull or Bully, traveled to Daytona Beach every year for 40 years to attend

  • Penelope Griswold Place

    Penelope Griswold Place

    PRETTY MARSH/COHASSET, MASS. Penelope Griswold Place, lifetime summer resident of Mount Desert Island, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 21, 2017. Pen was born on March 14, 1924, in the kitchen of her family home in Boston, Mass., to Penelope Griswold and Roger Griswold. Pen was constantly curious and engaging with people and places. She was

  • David F. Stockburger

    David F. Stockburger

    WELLS David F. Stockburger, 88, of Wells, died Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. He was born in Canton, Ohio, on Dec. 27, 1928, a son of Ira and Rachael (Fisher) Stockburger. He grew up in Canton, and earned his bachelor’s degree from Kent State University. Following his college years,

  • Charles Ellis Clement

    Charles Ellis Clement

    MOUNT DESERT Charles Ellis Clement, 89, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Brunswick. He was born on April 27, 1928, in the small town of Smithland, Ky. As a young man, he went by “Bud,” though his nickname later became Chuck and eventually all who knew him just called him Charlie. He grew up

  • Donald Leroy Foster

    Donald Leroy Foster

    RECEDA, CALIF./BAR HARBOR Donald Leroy Foster died peacefully May 28, 2017, at a local hospital in Receda, Calif. His son Tony was at his side. He was born in Bar Harbor, March 16, 1931, the son of Mildred Harriman Foster Alan and George Fuller Foster. He went to Bar Harbor High School and while there

  • Elizabeth “Bette” D. Douglas

    Elizabeth “Bette” D. Douglas

    BAR HARBOR Elizabeth “Bette” D. Douglas, age 94, passed away on June 27, 2017. Bette was born June 1, 1923, in Ellsworth. Bette was predeceased by her loving siblings, Barbara Donnell Boyer and Vincent (Bud) Donnell. She is survived by daughters Jean and husband, William Boddy, of Millinocket; Catherine and husband, Dennis Higgins, of Ellsworth;

  • Linda Lee (Robbins) Higgins

    SEAL COVE Linda Lee (Robbins) Higgins, 69, of Seal Cove, died June 27, 2017, at her home from ALS. She is survived by her daughter, Laura (Higgins) Schwenkel, and Mark Schwenkel; Granddaughter Nichole Savage; grandsons Matthew Savage and Thomas Savage; two great-grandsons and four great-granddaughters; sisters Arlene Pomroy and Dianne Atherton; brother Kenneth Robbins; sister-in-law

  • Mary Christine “Tina” Hawes

    BRUNSWICK Mary Christine “Tina” Hawes, 72, of Brunswick, died June 14, 2017, at the Hospice House in Auburn. She was born Dec. 24, 1944, in Northbridge, Mass., daughter of Walter and Anna (Bombara) Budzyna. After earning her degree at Clark University in Worcester, Mass., she traveled to Boulder, Colo. Tina was brought to Mount Desert

  • Samuel P. Peabody

    Samuel P. Peabody

    NORTHEAST HARBOR/NEW YORK, N.Y. Samuel P. Peabody, 92, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in New York City. He was born Feb. 21, 1925, in Chestnut Hill, Pa., the son of the Right Rev. Malcolm E. Peabody and Mary Parkman Peabody. Sam graduated from the Brooks School and, after being discharged from the U.S.