• Sharon Jordan English

    Sharon Jordan English

    SEAL COVE/PASCOAG, R.I. — Sharon Jordan English, 68, went home to be with the Lord on March 4, 2017, following a brief illness in Woonsocket, R.I. By her side were her life partner of 24 years, Phillip “Phil” Collins, and her beloved daughter Larilee English. Sharon was born on April 13, 1948, to H. Oliver

  • Wesley E. Reed

    WINTER HARBOR/SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Wesley E. Reed, 91, died March 24, 2017, in Southwest Harbor. He was born Oct. 30, 1925, in Southwest Harbor, the son of Howard Wesley and Minerva Louise (Mitchell) Reed. Wes served in the U.S. Navy during WWII from 1943 to 1946. He joined at the end his junior year in

  • James Alexander “Jimmy” LaPrade

    James Alexander “Jimmy” LaPrade

    FARMINGTON, N.H. – James Alexander “Jimmy” LaPrade, 33, of 27 Oakwood Road was taken from us on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, as a result of a homicide. He was born June 7, 1983, in Worcester, Mass., the son of James R. LaPrade Jr. and Alida Bermingham LeVier. He was a Marine infantry platoon sergeant in the U.S.

  • Death Notices

    Sharon Lee Blake, 78, of Blue Hill, March 4 at Blue Hill. Celebration of life 2 p.m. Saturday, March 25, The Inn at Parker Ridge, Blue Hill. Neal Edward Ford, 82, of Bar Harbor, March 12 at Bar Harbor. Spring graveside service, Ledgelawn Cemetery, Bar Harbor. George M. Jellison Sr., 84, of Manset, March 17

  • Ed Rodgers

    Ed Rodgers

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – Ed Rodgers, 90, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., passed peacefully at MDI Hospital in Bar Harbor on March 18, 2017. Ed was born to Alva Edison and Lorene Kraemer Rodgers on April 18, 1926, in Fort Worth, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, their infant son William, and his brother Jack. He

  • Marylou Matthews

    Marylou Matthews

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR – Marylou Matthews, 70, of Southwest Harbor died March 18, 2017, at a local hospital. She was born in Massachusetts on March 25, 1946, to Leno and Alice Corrieri. Marylou grew up in Billerica and displayed her love of animals from an early age. She once liberated a neighbor’s horse from its paddock and brought

  • George M. Jellison Sr.

    George M. Jellison Sr.

    SEAWALL – George M. Jellison Sr., 84, passed away on March 17, 2017, at a Bangor health care facility, with his children by his side. George was born Jan. 16, 1933, in Seawall, the son of Linwood M. and Edna M. (Dolliver) Jellison. He graduated from Pemetic High School in 1951 and served in the U.S.

  • Jeryl Lee (Wasgatt) Walls

    Jeryl Lee (Wasgatt) Walls

    BAR HARBOR – Jeryl “Jeri” Lee (Wasgatt) Walls, 79, died March 20, 2017, in Bar Harbor. She was born Feb. 21, 1938, in Bar Harbor, the daughter of Asa V. and Beryl Louise (Wilbur) Wasgatt Parsons. She graduated from Bar Harbor High School in 1956. Jeri loved her family and enjoyed every minute spent with them. She

  • Neal Edward Ford

    Neal Edward Ford

    BAR HARBOR – Neal Edward Ford died Sunday morning, March 12, 2017, in Bar Harbor after a brief illness. He was born Feb. 11, 1935, in Ashville, the youngest son of Lyle and Louise (Small) Ford of Hancock. Diagnosed early in life with retinitis pigmentosa, an incurable eye disease that results in a gradual decline in

  • Death Notices

    Margot Elizabeth Anderson, 84, of Sullivan and Swan’s Island, March 10. Funeral Mass March 13, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Ellsworth. Burial, Rose Hill, Swan’s Island. Roger J. Blain, 70, of Sisters, Ore., formerly of Bar Harbor, Feb. 26 at his home. Celebration of life at later date. Sharon Lee Blake, 78, of Blue Hill, March