• Carrie Lynn Corrion

    BAR HARBOR Carrie L. Corrion died on Sept. 1, 2019, after a recent cancer diagnosis. She was born Feb. 10, 1959, in Flint, Mich., the daughter of Charles Peter Corrion and Morene Iva Corrion. Carrie graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. She spent 15 years as a pharmacy technician at

  • Kenneth Alton Poors

    Kenneth Alton Poors

    ELLSWORTH Kenneth Alton Poors passed away Sept. 6, 2019, at 71 years young at home due to cancer. He was surrounded by his family and pets to send him off into the next world to adventure upon. He was born May 23, 1948, and a Vietnam veteran who served his country from 1968-1970. Ken worked

  • Michael Merrow McKee

    Michael Merrow McKee

    ELLSWORTH Michael Merrow McKee, 43, passed away in a car accident on Aug. 28, 2019. He was born Sept. 22, 1975, in Machias. Michael was predeceased by his parents, Joyce (Connors) Donovan and Richard McKee. From a young age, Mike was quite handy and loved to take things apart to see how they worked. At

  • Jarvis W. Newman

    Jarvis W. Newman

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Jarvis Ward Newman, 84, died peacefully Sept. 1, 2019, at Birch Bay Village in Bar Harbor. He was born July 6, 1935, the son of Laurence and Eleanor (Jarvis) Newman in New Haven, Conn. Jarvis graduated from Pemetic High School, Southwest Harbor, in 1954. Through junior and high school, he lobstered and fished

  • Leslie H. Ward

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR and Bangor Leslie Hamblen Ward, 79, passed away Aug. 29, 2019, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Oct. 7, 1939, in Southwest Harbor, the son of Franklin D. and Cora M. (Hamblen) Ward. Leslie graduated from the Pemetic High School in the Class of 1957 and then graduated from Southern Maine Vocational

  • Charles Edward Egan

    BAR HARBOR Charles Edward Egan, 68, died on Aug. 27 of health complications at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. He was born Sept. 15, 1950, in Murfreesboro, Tenn., the son of George and Jacquelyn Egan. Charles graduated from MDI High School, Class of 1968. Following graduation, he served in the U.S. Navy for 20

  • Brian Robert Grindle

    Brian Robert Grindle

    LAMOINE and Lexington, Ky.   Brian Grindle of Lexington, Ky., formerly of Lamoine, died peacefully with his family by his side on Aug. 16, 2019, due to complications of diabetes. He was born on Dec. 5, 1976 in Bar Harbor.   Brian graduated from Ellsworth High School in 1995. After graduation, Brian worked for The

  • William Irvin Frels, Ph.D.

    William Irvin Frels, Ph.D.

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR William Irvin Frels, 70, died Aug. 21, 2019, in Southwest Harbor. He was born Oct. 27, 1948, to Irvin Edward Frels and Doris Olson Frels at Trinity Hospital in Cable, Wis. William grew up in a loving home on the family’s dairy farm. This is where his work ethic was established. Morning chores

  • Leslie C. Brewer

    Leslie C. Brewer

    BAR HARBOR and Portland Leslie C. Brewer, 97, died Aug. 23, 2019, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. He was born the son of C. Leslie and Annie W. (Ahlblad) Brewer on April 22, 1922, in Bar Harbor. Leslie devoted his life to his family, to the town and island he loved, to the

  • Russell E. Burns Jr.

    SWAN’S ISLAND Russell E. Burns Jr. was born on Aug. 2, 1952. Rusty passed away peacefully in his home Friday, Aug. 23, on Swan’s Island. He leaves behind his son Jarred Burns and girlfriend of Ellsworth, stepchildren Robert Cook and wife of Dover-Foxcroft, Shelly Cook and boyfriend of Swan’s Island, Roman Cook of Swan’s Island,