Jane T. Liscomb

Ellsworth and Northeast Harbor

Jane T. Liscomb, 97, passed away June 12, 2019, in a Bangor hospital. She was born in Watertown, Conn., March 15, 1922, the daughter of Harold E. and Ada (Lewis) Thompson.

Jane was a graduate of St. Margaret’s School, Waterbury, Conn., attended Harcum Junior College, Bryn Mawr, Pa., and graduated from Post Business College, Waterbury, Conn. While living in Connecticut, she worked for Aetna Life Insurance Co., West Hartford Board of Education and West Hartford CT Trust Co. She married Adelbert H. Liscomb and moved to Seal Harbor in 1953, where she raised her family and later moved to Northeast Harbor in 1964. With her secretarial background, she held various positions throughout her lifetime in Maine including the Superintendent of Schools Office, Ellsworth and St. Mary’s By The Sea Episcopal Church. She was a member of St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church. Jane was especially fond of the outdoors, loved the beach and animals.

She is survived by children, Richard B. Liscomb and wife, Kathi, of Pittston, Margaret (Maggie) and husband, Martin Taylor, of Trenton and Julie L. Watson and partner Thomas Davis of Trenton; grandchildren, Whitney and Logan Watson, Jessica Butler, Brian Liscomb and Jennifer Hall; six great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on June 23, 2019, at St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church, 134 State St., Ellsworth

Contributions in Jane’s memory may be made to the SPCA of Hancock County, 141 Bar Harbor Road, Trenton, ME 04605 or St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 722, Ellsworth, ME 04605.

Arrangements by Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth

Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.

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