• Death Notices: Week of Nov. 23

    Gladyce (Baker) Stais, 86, of Falmouth, October 11 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice, Scarborough. Celebration of life 11:30 a.m., Saturday, December 2, Ocean Gateway, 14 Maine State Pier, Portland. Parking available at site. Doris E. Wood, 84, of Visalia, CA., formerly of Bar Harbor, November 6.

  • Austin Jordan Jr.

    Austin Jordan Jr.

    FRANKLIN Austin “Eddy” Jordan Jr., 64, of Franklin passed away peacefully Nov. 16, 2017, at his childhood home, “The Farm” in Hancock, with loved ones by his side. He was born June 29, 1953, in Bar Harbor, to the late Austin Eddy Jordan Sr. and Rachael Collen (Blaisdell) Jordan. He leaves behind a daughter, Deirdre

  • Doris Wood

    Doris Wood

    VISALIA, CALIF. Doris E. Wood, 84, passed away Nov. 6. Doris will be forever remembered by her children, Thomas E. Wood (Sandy), Pamela J. Allen (Scott), Polly J. Kirchner and Kill E. Roberts, by her grandchildren, Lindsay (Tom), Andrew, William, Weston and Nelson and by her great-grandchildren Scotlyn and Ambrose. Doris will as be forever

  • Death Notices: Week of Nov. 16

    Harriet Louise (Barnard) Burnham, 89, of Bar Harbor, November 13 at Bar Harbor. Private service. Robert Evans, 77, of Mount Desert, October 2 at Mount Desert. Celebration of life 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, November 18, Camp Beech Cliff. Hoyt P. Hamor, 92, of Bar Harbor, November 7. Mary Ellen Shaw, 80, of Bar Harbor,

  • Harriet Burnham

    BAR HARBOR Harriet Louise (Barnard) Burnham, 89, died Nov. 13, 2017, in Bar Harbor. She was born Oct. 9, 1928, in Bloomfield, Conn., the daughter of Raymond Harrison and Martha (Miller) Barnard. Harriet grew up in Bloomfield, Conn., on “Wintonbury Farm” with her siblings and large extended family. She married Dwight A. Burnham in 1952

  • Mary Ellen Shaw

    Mary Ellen Shaw

    BAR HARBOR Mary Ellen Shaw, 80, died Oct. 20, 2017, at her home in Bar Harbor. She was born March 3, 1937, in Robesonia, Pa., the daughter of Lester P. and Minerva A. (Wealand) Livinghouse. Mary Ellen grew up in Robesonia and graduated from Robesonia High School. After graduation she came to Bar Harbor for

  • Death Notices Week of Nov. 9

    Connie Beth Birkenmeier, 76, of Bar Harbor, September 12. Celebration of life 3 p.m. Saturday, November 11, Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor. Lee Haynes, 72, of Bar Harbor, October 22 at Bar Harbor. Service 3 p.m. Saturday, November 11, Bar Harbor Congregational Church. Richard Jordan, 78, of Mystic, CT, formerly of Mount Desert Island, October 30

  • Richard Jordan

    Richard Jordan

    MYSTIC, CONN. Richard “Dick” Jordan, 78, of Ridgewood Drive, Mystic, died Monday at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London. He was born September 25, 1939, in Bar Harbor, the son of Ray and Evelyn (Kittredge) Jordan. Dick earned a BA from Farmington State Teachers College (University of Maine). He married the love of his

  • William Lawlor

    William Lawlor

    BREWER AND BANGOR William Joseph Lawlor, 93, passed away Nov. 4, 2017, at a Bangor hospital, with family by his side. He was born in Ellsworth, Aug. 27, 1924, son of Christopher and Annie (Coffey) Lawlor. Bill was brought up in Southwest Harbor, graduated from Pemetic High School and became a proud alumnus. He enlisted

  • Death Notices Week of Nov. 2

    Hancock County Robert Evans, 77, of Mount Desert, October 2 at Mount Desert. Celebration of life 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, November 18, Camp Beech Cliff. Gordon A. Haaland, 77, of Kilmamock, VA., Southwest Harbor and Naples, FL., October 23 at VCU Medical Center, Richmond, VA. Celebration of life, November 5, Indian Creek Yacht and