Dorothy M. Johnson


Dorothy M. Johnson, 89, died Feb. 27, 2018, at an Ellsworth health care facility. She was born Nov. 30, 1928, in Bristol, Conn., the daughter of George and Marie (Faulkingham) Dobbins.

She was a graduate of Jonesport High School. Dorothy was a homemaker the majority of her life and enjoyed gardening and needlepoint.

Dorothy is survived by her son, Ronald Johnson and wife Garnet Stillwell of Bass Harbor; a daughter, Cynthia McFarland and husband Eddie of Southwest Harbor; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Carl “Nick” Johnson, in 2010 and a brother, George Dobbins Jr.

Private graveside services will be held in the spring at Mt. Height Cemetery, Southwest Harbor.

Those who desire may make contributions in Dorothy’s name to the Southwest Harbor/Tremont Ambulance Fund, PO Box 437, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.

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

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