Beverly Jean Hanscom

Southwest Harbor

Beverly Jean Hanscom, 78, died June 14, 2022, at a Bangor hospital. She was born in Bar Harbor on July 16, 1943, the daughter of Shirley “Snip” and Beverly (Griffin) Lewis.

Jeany retired after many years of work at Mount Desert Island Hospital. She married Raymond Hanscom in 1978. They enjoyed hunting and fishing together either at Amherst or Duck Pond until Raymond’s death in 2011. Jeany was an avid gardener and loved her daily hikes.

Jeany is survived by two sons: Peter Carroll and wife, Susan, of Pampa, Texas, and Michael Carroll and wife, Jan, of Southwest Harbor; a sister, Shirley Hiller, of Florida; a brother, Russell Lewis, and partner Sharon Smith of Sangerville and Florida; grandchildren Sara, Dylan and Molly Carroll of Southwest Harbor, Mitchell Carroll of Pampa, Texas, and Jason, Alice and Rory Gordius of Southwest Harbor.

Services will be private. Those who desire may make contributions in Jeany’s memory to the Southwest Harbor Library, P.O. Box 157, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.

Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at

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