Alice W. Noble

MOUNT DESERT — Alice W. Noble, 93, of Mount Desert died on March 25, 2017, at her daughter’s and son-in-law’s home in Mount Desert. She has joined her husband, Dewey H. Noble Jr., who also passed in their daughter’s and son-in-law’s home in Mount Desert on March 23, 2016, at the age of 92.

Alice and Dewey, who are both from Arkansas (Portland and Hamburg, respectively), met in Conway, Ark., while attending college. They have enjoyed life raising four children and visiting their seven grandchildren in their later years. Travels through work have taken them many places in the U.S., to Canada and to Venezuela. Over the years they have visited their children and grandchildren overseas in various countries. After 72 years of marriage, they will continue to travel and be together on MDI and its surrounding waters.

A memorial service to scatter their ashes and share stories of their past together with family and friends will take place at a later time when suitable with schedules and seasonal weather. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Alice’s and Dewey’s memory to Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County, 14 McKenzie Ave., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Cremation arrangements were handled by Direct Cremation of Maine, Belfast.

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