November 17, 1920 - - June 09, 2018
HOULTON - James W. Young, 97, passed away June 9, 2018 at home with family. He was born November 17, 1920 to William and Elizabeth Young in Houlton.
Jim was a member of Local 340 teamsters Union, was a long-haul trucker up and down the East coast for 50 years. He was an active member of the Houlton Odd Fellows, holding several offices over many years. He was a WWII veteran, ...
July 14, 1931 - - April 14, 2018
PATTEN - Delbert was born July 14, 1931 to the parents of Charles and Hildred Botting in Dyer Brook, Maine. The Botting’s were proud dairy farmers common for the Southern Aroostook area. Delbert attended local Merrill High School and then graduated from Ricker High School in Houlton.
He was drafted in the Army and proudly served two years in Korea during the Korean War. A ...
July 22, 1952 - - February 19, 2018
MEDWAY - Duane “Whitey” Carroll Davenport, 65, passed away on February 19, 2018 at Millinocket Regional Hospital. He was born on July 22, 1952, the son of George and Olive (Seile) Davenport.
Whitey joined the Air National Guard in 1970 and was honorably discharged in 1976. He spent most of his life working in the woods for Great Northern Paper and then later for his frie ...
January 21, 2018
DANFORTH - Allen Jason Smith, 69, died suddenly in his home after a lengthy illness on Sunday, January 21, 2018.
Mr. Smith served a tour in the US Marines. He worked in various crafts throughout his life and excelled at each one. He loved his family and always walked through fire for them. He will be greatly missed and was loved by all.
He is survived by his wife of 35 yea ...
James Sanders Jr
August 12, 1925 - - December 10, 2017
James Thomas Sanders, known to family and friends as "JT," peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family on December 10, 2017 at the age of 92 years.
A native of Kansas City, Missouri, JT enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1943, serving aboard the submarine USS Charr (SS-328) until his honorable discharge in 1946.
In 1952, he began his management career in the aerospac ...
June 14, 1954 - - November 14, 2017
Presque Isle - Arthur 'Artie' Frederick Jipson, 63, passed away on November 14th, 2017. He was born June 14th, 1954, in Houlton, the son of Bessie Sawyer and Arthur Schillinger.
Artie attended schools in Connecticut and Houlton, where upon completing High School he was proud to serve in the United States Army where he worked as a mechanic and continued doing that as a hobby un ...
June 14, 1935 - - November 02, 2017
MARS HILL - Edward Keith McGraw, 82, passed away November 2, 2017 in Mars Hill. He was born June 14, 1935 in Dyer Brook, the son of Irwin and Hannah (Gerrish) McGraw of Island Falls.
Ed was an Army veteran serving 2 tours in Korea. He believed in volunteering in his community, donating his time with the Mars Hill Fire Department, Anah Shriners, Mars Hill Masonic Lodge #1440, ...
September 09, 1929 - - November 01, 2017
LITTLETON - Donald A. Davis, 88, passed away November 1, 2017 at the Presque Isle Rehab and Nursing Home. He was born September 9, 1929 in Monticello to Howard and Alice (Stockford) Davis, the third boy in a family of eight.
Donald was employed by the C.A. Powers Co. starch factory in Monticello from 1948 until 1951 when he joined the US Army. He served in the Korean War fro ...
June 10, 1927 - - October 18, 2017
Merrill - Delmont Noyes Sr., 90, of Merrill, died Oct. 18, 2017, in Houlton. He was born June 10, 1927, in Merrill, the son of Glen and Elizabeth (Phamphry) Noyes.
He is a veteran of the U.S. Marines serving during WWII. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time at camp, and being with family.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Florence (Russell) Noyes of Merrill; two s ...
April 10, 1940 - - October 06, 2017
Richard Albert "Dick" Ross, 77, passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017. He was born April 10, 1940 to Gerald and Ann (Brewer) Ross in Houlton.
Dick was raised by his parents until the age of 8 when they tragically perished in a boating accident on Grand Lake. He then went to live with his maternal grandparents, Ashley and Gertrude Brewer along with their children Alvin, Carlt ...