Alberta Hodgdon Cole, age 93, passed away peacefully on Sept. 11, 2020. She was the daughter of Albert and Zulma (Norwood) Hodgdon of Seal Cove. She had lived at Seaport Village for the past three years. Alberta graduated from Pemetic High School as salutatorian in 1944. She married her husband of 50 years, Oscar Edwin Cole, in 1949. She was employed for 18 years as a bookkeeper at Hoyt Richards Garage in Somesville, followed by 18 years as a medical records secretary at Mount Desert Island Hospital in Bar Harbor.
There will be a brief graveside service at a later date. The family would like to thank the staff at Seaport Village for their kindness during the last three years of her life and the staff at Northern Light Hospice. In lieu of flowers memorial donations should be made to Southwest Harbor-Tremont Ambulance Service at 26 Village Green Way, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.