• Barbara Janet Richardson

    Barbara Janet Richardson

    BAR HARBOR — Barbara Janet Richardson, 84, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Bangor. She was born on Aug. 12, 1932, in Bloomfield, N.J., the daughter of Frederick G. and Dorothy (Mills) Hadley of Town Hill. Barbara graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1949. As a child Barbara would spend summers in

  • Ruth Marian Fisher

    Ruth Marian Fisher

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Ruth Marian Fisher, 98, passed away on March 9, 2017 in Chapel Hill, N.C. Mrs. Fisher was born on Nov. 11, 1918, the day the Armistice with Germany was signed. She grew up during the Depression in Waverly, N.Y., and graduated from Waverly High School. She was one of three daughters

  • Alice Lymburner Spicer (Watson)

    Alice Lymburner Spicer (Watson)

    GRAPEVINE, TEXAS/BAR HARBOR — Alice Lymburner Spicer (Watson) of Grapevine, Texas, went to be with her Lord on April 5, 2017, at the age of 87. Alice Watson Lymburner was the biological daughter of George S. Watson Jr. and Mary Sargent of Bar Harbor. After her father’s unexpected death, Alice L. Watson was legally adopted

  • Juliann Russell

    Juliann Russell

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Juliann Russell, 67, died April 12, 2017, at home of brain cancer. She was born Sept. 15, 1949, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, the daughter of Charles Arthur and Mary Emily (Alsop) Russell. Julie graduated from Oskaloosa High School in 1967 and she was looking forward to her 50th high school reunion this summer.

  • Aubrey Jameson Bart

    Aubrey Jameson Bart

    BAR HARBOR — Aubrey Jameson Bart, age 67, died on Sunday, April 16, 2017, in Bar Harbor. Born in Baltimore, Md., on June 9, 1949, to Olive Mildred Rowe and Charles Edward Smith, his given name was William “Bill” Charles Smith. In 1981, he changed his name to Aubrey (King of the Elves) Jameson Bart.

  • Charles Kenneth Savage Jr.

    Charles Kenneth Savage Jr.

    MOUNT DESERT — Charles Kenneth Savage Jr. of Mount Desert passed away peacefully on March 28, 2017, at age 74. Ken was born in Bar Harbor on March 4, 1943, to Charles Kenneth Savage Sr. and Katharine Larchar Savage. Ken’s lifelong love of Mount Desert Island’s history and people was born of a childhood spent

  • Richard A. Stanley

    Richard A. Stanley

    MACHIAS — Richard A. Stanley, 66, died unexpectedly April 1, 2017. He was born in 1950 in Boston, Mass., the son of Francis A. Stanley Sr. and Margaret F. (Souther) Stanley of Islesford, Maine. Richard graduated from Norfolk County Agricultural High School and following graduation served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War as a

  • George M. Ray

    George M. Ray

    ELLSWORTH — George M. Ray of Ellsworth died at home, surrounded by love and laughter, on March 28, 2017, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Born in Ellsworth on May 17, 1932, to John and Madeline Ray, George was a husband, father, grandfather, uncle, cousin, neighbor, friend, mentor, plumber, bridge player and golfer, but most of

  • Thomas “Tom” Hiram Newman Jr.

    Thomas “Tom” Hiram Newman Jr.

    ELLSWORTH — Thomas “Tom” Hiram Newman Jr. died at the age of 90 on April 1, 2017, in Ellsworth. He was born in Manset on June 4, 1926, the son of Thomas Hiram Newman and Margarite (Bradbury) Newman. Thomas Newman Jr. was predeceased by brother Keith Newman, sister Mercy Elizabeth (Betty) Nielson, granddaughter Michelle Newman,

  • Louisa Patterson Malizia

    Louisa Patterson Malizia

    SOMESVILLE — Louisa Patterson Malizia, of Somesville, died March 19 in Boothbay Harbor, surrounded by her loving family. Louisa was born Louisa Dawson Patterson on Dec. 28, 1932, in Boston, Mass., to Robert W. and Barbara N. Patterson. She graduated from the Katherine Gibbs School in Boston, and married Henry Bowen Burnett in 1950. After