Sandra N. Gott


Sandra N. Gott, 76, died Aug. 31, 2020, at an MDI health-care facility after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born Nov. 2, 1943, in Bar Harbor, the daughter of Herschel A. and Hazel O. (Paritt) Norwood.

Sandra graduated from Pemetic High School in 1962 and later from Husson College with an associate degree in 1964. She was married for 54 years to Stanley E. Gott. Sandra worked at the Southwest Harbor Medical Center, School Union 98 and Douglas A. Gott and Sons Construction. She was a well-rounded person interested in a variety of things such as collecting buttons. She was a member for 35 years in the National Button Society. She also enjoyed collecting baskets, arrowheads, antique dolls and stuffed animals. Sandra loved kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping and photography. She especially enjoyed photographing wildlife while kayaking.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Stan; a brother, Richard Norwood, and wife, Laurel, of Bentonville, Ark.; sisters-in-law, BJ Pettegrow and husband, Wyman, of Southwest Harbor and Hazel Lunt and husband, Carroll, and Barbara Gott, all of Bass Harbor; many wonderful nieces and nephews and a special niece, Robin Benson, and husband, Tom, of Southwest Harbor. She was predeceased by her parents, nephew Carroll Lunt Jr., brother-in-law Ronald E. Gott and brother and sister-in-law Doug and Sylvia Gott.

Private graveside services will be held at Mt. Height Cemetery, Southwest Harbor.

Those who desire may make contributions in Sandra’s memory to the Southwest Harbor/Tremont Ambulance Service, 26 Village Greenway, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679.

Arrangements in care of Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Condolences may be expressed at

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