• Ralph Vahan Hagopian

    HALLOWELL AND SWAN’S ISLAND Ralph Vahan Hagopian died on Oct. 14, 2018, surrounded by family. The family expresses heartfelt gratitude to the hospice nurses who ensured his comfort to the end. Ralph was born March 20, 1930, in New York City, but developed a lifelong love of the outdoors during family vacations to Connecticut. He

  • Harry Rosengarten Madeira

    Harry Rosengarten Madeira

    NORTHEAST HARBOR Harry Rosengarten Madeira, 92, passed away at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. He was born on June 25, 1926, in Ardmore, Pa., the son of Crawford Clark Madeira and Sarah Claypoole (Neilson) Madeira. Known to his family and friends as “The Chief,” he attended the

  • Elizabeth Barry Houghton

    Elizabeth Barry Houghton

    BAR HARBOR Elizabeth Barry Houghton died from the devastating effects of Alzheimer’s disease, at peace, on Oct. 10, 2018, at Birch Bay Village, where she had resided for more than four years. Born in Minneapolis, Minn., on June 7, 1931, she was daughter of Walter and Geraldine Barry, granddaughter of Edward F. Dunne, mayor of

  • Percy Lewis Harding

    BAR HARBOR Percy Lewis Harding died peacefully with family by his side after a brief battle with cancer and of a broken heart on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at MDI Hospital, Bar Harbor. He was born Dec. 22, 1934, the son of Edna (Hall) Harding and Vaughn L. Harding. His wife, Erlene, and son, Leroy,

  • Suanne Morse Price

    Suanne Morse Price

    BERNARD Suanne Morse Price, 75, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at an Ellsworth hospital after a brief illness. She was born on Dec. 4, 1942, in Passaic, N.J., the daughter of Robert W. and Ruth B. Morse. Suanne graduated from Montclair High School and continued her studies in art in Italy. Suanne’s first marriage to

  • Louise Evelyn Lawson

    Louise Evelyn Lawson

    SEAL COVE Louise Evelyn Lawson, 92, passed away at her home in Seal Cove on Oct. 14, 2018, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Louise was born Sept. 12, 1926, in the village of Center in the town of Tremont on Mount Desert Island. She was the first daughter and third child of John

  • James Eugene Salisbury

    James Eugene Salisbury

    SCARBOROUGH James Eugene Salisbury, 70, died peacefully at Seaside Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Portland, Oct. 15, 2018, after a battle with glioblastoma brain cancer. He was born Nov. 18, 1947, in Bar Harbor to Everett Joshua Salisbury and Agnes Hamor Salisbury right after the Fire of ’47. He was one of the “bus

  • George Thomas Vose

    George Thomas Vose

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR George Thomas Vose, 89, of Southwest Harbor died peacefully Oct. 10, 2018, at a Bangor health care facility. A native of Bangor, George was born May 6, 1929, the son of George A. and Grace (Gallagher) Vose of Bangor. He graduated from Bangor High School in 1947 and from Bowdoin College in 1951,

  • Barbara Cleaves Cole

    Barbara Cleaves Cole

    BAR HARBOR Barbara Cleaves Cole, known as “Bobbie,” passed peacefully in her sleep on Oct. 15, 2018, at the age of 90. Born Feb. 12, 1928, in Charleston, S.C., to Col. Haskell Hadley Cleaves and Geraldine Hamor Butterfield Cleaves, both of Bar Harbor, she traveled widely during her youth, due to her father’s military career.

  • Courtney W. Chaplin

    Courtney W. Chaplin

    ISLESFORD Courtney W. Chaplin, 50, of Islesford and Northeast Harbor, died unexpectedly on Oct. 10, 2018. He was born Feb. 5, 1968, in Bar Harbor, the son of June P. Chaplin and Robert P. Chaplin. Growing up on Roberts Avenue in Bar Harbor, Courtney attended Connors Emerson School, where his father, Bob, taught sixth-grade science.