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In Memory

We honor and remember those owls who have gone before us.

While we continue to work to make sure this listing is complete by updating it as notes arrive in our office, we would appreciate your help in adding those not mentioned here.




Marlene T. Thibodeau Class of 1981

October 1, 1957 – October 27, 2019 FAYETTE – Marlene T. Thibodeau, 62, of Lovejoy Shores, died unexpectedly on Sunday October 27, 2019 at her home. She was born in Van Buren on October 1, 1957 the daughter of Fernand and Edwina (LaFrancois) Thibodeau. Marlene graduated from Van Buren High School in 1976 and later from the University of…

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Alice Survant Class of 1941

November 2, 2019 (obit date) AUGUSTA – Alice Survant, age 99 and former resident of Presque Isle for 91 years, passed away on November 2nd in Augusta after a lengthy battle with old age. For the past seven years she had been a resident at Maine General’s Gray Birch Nursing Home in Augusta, where, in addition to…

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Don Francis Waddell Class of 1962

May 25, 1940 – August 19, 2019 SOUTH BERWICK – Don Francis Waddell died August 19, 2019 following a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was 79 years old. Devoted to his family, Don’s greatest source of pride was his wife, children, and grandchildren. He will be remembered as a kind, compassionate, optimistic, and generous man whose…

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John Holmer Class of 1983

March 14, 1960 – June 11, 2019 John Kenneth Holmer, Jr, 59 of Littleton, died suddenly on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. He was a son of John (Sr.) and Barbara Jean (Kimball) Holmer. John was born March 14, 1960 in Ayer, MA and resided in Littleton and surrounding area his entire life. He graduated from…

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Dolores ‘Do’ Hutchins Class of ’50, ’70

April 3, 1929 – January 20, 2019 PRESQUE ISLE – Dolores “Do” Hutchins, 89, passed away January 20, 2019 at a Caribou health care facility. She was born in Frenchville, Maine on April 3, 1929, the daughter of Rene and Verna (Roberts) Gagnon. “Do” received her education in the Presque Isle school system, and went…

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Joyce Marie (Craig) Plant Class of 1971

May 5, 1927 – March 4, 2019 FORT FAIRFIELD – Joyce Marie Craig Plant, 91, passed away on March 4, 2019 at the Presque Isle Rehab and Nursing Center in Presque Isle. She was born on May 5, 1927 in Woodstock, New Brunswick, Canada, to Nelson W. and Queenie V. (Dickenson) Craig. Joyce grew up in Lower Woodstock, New…

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Maynard Donald St. Peter Class of 1977

March 9, 1937 – February 28, 2019 CARIBOU – Maynard Donald St. Peter, 81, died February 28, 2019 in Bangor. following a brief illness. He was born in Caribou March 9, 1937, the son of Edmund and Ora (LaChance) St. Peter. Maynard graduated from Caribou High School the class of 1955 and UMPI with a BS with honors in…

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Merrilee Ann (Sherman) Kirby Class of 1963

January 13, 1940 – December 14, 2018 GLENBURN – Merrilee Ann (Sherman) Kirby, 78, died December 14, 2018, at her home in Glenburn, ME. She was born January 13, 1940, in Island Falls, ME, the daughter of Clair and Helen (Mitchell) Sherman. Merrilee attended the Island Falls schools where she was very active in sports and musical activities. She…

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Donald J. Oliver Class of 1953

July 21, 1930 – November 20, 2018 HODGDON – Donald J. Oliver, 88, passed away on November 20, 2018. He was born July 21, 1930, in Cary, ME, to Omar and Virginia (Knapp) Oliver. He married Judith McBrine in 1955. They were married for 62 years until her passing in 2017. Donald graduated from Hodgdon High School,…

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Juanita Ruth (Cameron) Harris Classes of ’53, ’71

September 8, 1933 – August 5, 2018 Juanita Ruth (Cameron) Harris, born September 8, 1933 in Carson Siding, Woodland (Aroostook County) Maine heard the ringing of the Heavenly Bell and the “Come Home” call of her Lord’s voice and went home to be with Jesus on August 5, 2018, age 84. She is preceded in…

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Jo Ann LeVasseur Dunphy Class of 1964

July 14, 2018 LINNEUS – On July 14, 2018, Heaven requested the presence of Jo Ann LeVasseur Dunphy, loving wife of 53 years to Woodie Dunphy, devoted mother to Renae, Amanda, Fawn and Albertine, and compassionate “Grammy” to Joshua, Teddy, Mia, Max, Ian and Sam. There are two types of people in the world, Jo…

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Sharon D. Worcester Class of 1988

May 29, 1956 – July 8, 2018 PRESQUE ISLE – Sharon D. Worcester, 62, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2018, at The Aroostook Medical Center in Presque Isle after a valiant battle with cancer. She was born on May 29, 1956, in Bangor, the daughter of Donald Neil and Alice (Backman) Worcester, Sr. She…

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