JoAnn Cantwell


JoAnn C. Cantwell, 88, died Jan. 4, 2018, in Bar Harbor. She was born May 31, 1929, in Trenton, the daughter of Warren P. and Agnes (Marshall) Curtis.

She is survived by two daughters; Alicia Mellow and husband, Victor, of Greenville, S.C. and Agnes Anderson of Sanford, Maine. One brother, Rodney Curtis and wife, Ann, of Phoenix, Ariz., one sister, Althea Higgins and husband, Peter, of Madison, Conn., nine grandchildren; Christopher Sawyer, Jennifer (Sawyer) Richardson, Heather (Sawyer) Bogolyubova, Carrie (Mellow) Larson, Cristin (Mellow) Davis, Timothy Anderson, Kathleen (Anderson) Cote, Sarah Anderson and Patrick Anderson. Twenty-two great-grandchildren, one great-great grandson, many nieces and nephews.

JoAnn was predeceased by her husband, James Cantwell, daughter, Marcia Sawyer, sister, Jean Frost and brother, Michael Curtis.

The family would like to thank the wonderful staff and residents of Sonogee for taking such good of JoAnn.

Graveside services will be held, Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Bar Harbor.

Contributions may be made to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300, Frisco, TX 75034 or the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.

Arrangements by: Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert.

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