• Pauline Louise Cunningham Johnson

    Bar Harbor Pauline Louise Cunningham Johnson, 93, of Bar Harbor, died on April 15, 2019, in her home after a period of failing health. She was born on Feb. 27, 1926, in Bar Harbor to Blanche and Walter Cunningham. She spent her life in Bar Harbor enjoying the company of friends Sadie, Claire and her

  • Debra Loretta Jellison McCormick

    Debra Loretta Jellison McCormick

    North Huntingdon, Pa. Debra Loretta Jellison McCormick, 65, of North Huntingdon, Pa., passed away peacefully at home April 1, 2019, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Sept. 4, 1953, in Bar Harbor, the second daughter of Jeremiah Wooster and Constance Hanscom Jellison. Debbie, as she liked to be called, graduated with honors

  • Margaret “Peggy” B. Ashmall

    Margaret “Peggy” B. Ashmall

    Gouldsboro Margaret “Peggy” B. Ashmall passed from time to eternity April 12 at home. She was born Dec. 23, 1942, in Saginaw, Mich., the daughter of George and Margaret Baldwin Paine. After graduation from Arthur Hill High School in Saginaw, Mich., Peggy earned an associate degree from Delta College in Michigan. She headed the vehicle

  • Richard P. Urfer

    Richard P. Urfer

    SEAL HARBOR Richard P. Urfer, a longtime summer resident of Seal Harbor, died on March 30, 2019, at the age of 82. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Chester Urfer of Spring Green, Wis. Mr. Urfer was active in international finance throughout his career, starting with Morgan Stanley in the 1960s, when

  • Mae Rideout

    Mae Rideout

    MIDDLETOWN, R.I. Mae Rideout, 88, of Middletown, R.I., passed away on April 7, 2019, surrounded by her family. Mae was born in Bar Harbor to Theodore and Lena Mitchell. Mae married Joseph Rideout of Albuquerque, N.M., on April 19, 1952, in Albuquerque, N.M. Mae was a 53-year resident of Aquidneck Island and proprietor of Meadowlark

  • Onalee “Bonnie” W. Hopkins

    BASS HARBOR Onalee “Bonnie” W. Hopkins, 86, died April 5, 2019, at her home. She was born July 2, 1932, in Bar Harbor, the daughter of Frank and Neva B. (Grindle) Warren. Bonnie was a beloved wife and wonderful mother with a bright smile for everyone. Bonnie is survived by four sons; Douglas and wife,

  • John van Zandt

    John van Zandt

    NORTHEAST HARBOR   John van Zandt, age 70, died peacefully at home March 9, 2019, with his wife, Christine, and his daughters Ana and Erin by his side. John was a gentleman — quick-witted- and kind with a love for nature and love of life. He was an avid reader, always with a tower of

  • Stephen Stanley Spurling

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR Stephen Stanley Spurling, a master boat builder and war hero with deep roots on Mount Desert Island and surrounding islands, died March 10, 2019. Born March 11, 1921, to his parents, Francis and Esther Stanley Spurling, he died peacefully at home in Southwest Harbor just 1½ hours shy of his 98th birthday. Steve

  • Ruth Corbett Jenkins

    Ruth Corbett Jenkins

    ELLSWORTH Ruth Corbett Jenkins, 81, born June 10, 1937, died at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth on Monday, March 25, after several months of illness. Ruth was the only daughter of Arthur and Dorothy Davis Corbett of Otter Creek Village in the town of Mount Desert. Ruth was born in the Panama Canal

  • Dorothy Louise (Cousins) Magoon

    Dorothy Louise (Cousins) Magoon

    BROOKS Dorothy Louise (Cousins) Magoon of Brooks went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 1, at EMMC Comfort Care Unit while being attended by her family and many friends. She was the daughter of Hoyt Cousins and Lela Cousins of Town Hill. “Mimi” is survived by her three children,