Pauline Etta Stinson


Pauline Stinson passed away Aug. 5, 2020, at her home in Hancock. She is now a part of God’s Heavenly Angels Band. Pauline was born, April 7, 1949, the youngest daughter of Walter and Hilda Stinson. She grew up on Swan’s Island. She went to Pemetic High School and Berkshire Christian College. She taught in many schools, the last being in the state of Georgia. She accomplished many things during those years, but didn’t want them entered in her obituary.

Pauline is survived by her two sisters, Dorothy Barnes of Swan’s Island and Ruth Torrey of Franklin, three nieces and their families and one nephew and his family. And also by a special brother-in-law, David Howes, sister-in-law, Marion Stinson and a very special friend, Sharon Johnson. She was predeceased by her parents, a brother, Arthur Stinson, and a brother-in-law, Daniel Barnes.

Anyone wishing to make a donation in her memory may give to the Swan’s Island Bread of Life Food Pantry, 81 Atlantic Loop Road, Apt. 1, Swan’s Island, ME 04685 or to Faith Community Fellowship, P.O. Box 207, Ellsworth, ME 04605.

Rest in peace, Pauline. Services will be held at a later date.

Know when to pay your respects.