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Daniel James Nadeau
Daniel James Nadeau
Class of 1965
Passed May 01, 1999
Name: Sgt Daniel James Nadeau
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1945
Death Date: 1 May 1999
Cemetery: Saint Mary’s Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Houlton, Aroostook County, Maine
Daniel Patrick Rhoda
Daniel Patrick Rhoda
Class of 1995
Passed Sep 06, 2013
Daniel Rhoda Text
HOULTON - On Friday afternoon, Sept. 6, 2013, Daniel Patrick Rhoda left this world, too soon and with so much more left to do for others. Born April 6, 1977, Daniel was the son of Richard and Cecilia Rhoda and the brother of Leslie R. Rhoda II. Raised in Houlton, he always embraced that small town sense of community and adhered to the values of family, friends and community. His concern for others, whether on the streets of New York City or on his beloved island of Kauai, Hawaii, was one of his finest attributes. Daniel was a 1995 graduate of Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts and graduated summa cum laude from Bowdoin College in 1999 after doing his junior year of college at the London School of Economics. He received his MA in Transpersonal Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto, Calif., in 2011 and was in the process of commencing his PhD clinical requirements at Sovereign Health in Los Angeles as well as starting his doctoral thesis research at the Deepak Chopra Center in Carlsbad, Calif. After his college graduation, Daniel Worked on Wall Street with Credit Suisse/First Boston for two years. He then moved to Kauai, Hawaii, where he became involved with the Institute for Holistic Medicine and Research and where he studied the clinical application of Ayurveda and was privileged to be personally mentored by Dr. Tom Yarema who became a close friend and by Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar with whom Daniel studied and qualified as an Ayurveda practitioner. In addition, Daniel, Dr. Yareina and Chef Johnny Branigan collaborated as authors of the best selling book ""Eat.Taste.Heal"" with a primary focus on the art of Ayurvedic healing and holistic living. Subsequently, Daniel was instrumental in creating Five Elements Consulting, LLC which provides private Ayurvedic consultations, teaching, public speaking and nutritional consultations. Just recently, Daniel stated that ""I attract good things into my life"" which is evidenced by his many close and long standing friendships, just to mention a few, Joe Ulmschneider who was a second brother to Daniel and Tsega Abera, both of whom were of tremendous support to Daniel within the last two weeks; James Matthews of Florida; India Johnson formerly of Houlton; Kim Miller – his ""house Mom"" and mentor from Hawaii; Tim Baird; Rahul Bajaj; Jason Rachlin, treasured college friends; Jericho Panasuk of Hawaii; Dr. Tom; Dr. Suhas; Hayes MacArthur and wife, Ali; and Elliot Anderson and wife, Dallis, for whom Dan was the godfather to their precious daughter, Tilly and favorite ""uncle"" to their two other children, Lottie and Harlan. Daniel was predeceased by his grandparents, Les and Ellen Rhoda and Grandpere Cyril Beaulieu; and uncles, Donald Greene and Alfred Beaulieu. He is survived by his parents, Richard and Cecilia Rhoda; brother, Les; grandmother, Agnes Beaulieu of Madawaska; aunt, Claudette Greene of Greenwich, Conn.; uncle and aunt, John and Wanda Beaulieu of Annandale, Va.; uncle and aunt, Daniel and Kathy Beaulieu of San Francisco; aunt, Elizabeth Beaulieu of Bangor; and cousins, Charlie and Jody Greene, John Charles Beaulieu, Michele Hopper, and Sara and Philip Beaulieu. Daniel was also predeceased by his favorite cat, ""Fluffy,"" a stray kitten found by him when eight years old. In lieu of flowers, please remember Daniel by stopping to aid that person or child who needs help but whom you may have otherwise passed by. A meal, some clothing or perhaps a kind word of caring concern and continuing to do this a second or third time this would be your finest remembrance and acknowledgment of the life-path that Daniel sought to travel.
Darrell E. Glidden
Darrell E. Glidden
Class of 1967
Passed Nov 04, 2010
He passed at a Bangor hospital, after fighting a courageous battle with multiple health issues. He graduated from Ricker College and was employed for 20 years with the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency, retiring in December 2005, having earned many accommodations. Darrell is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Hannah (Schools); his father and stepmother, Cedric and Violet Glidden; two daughters, Michele Cuddy and Cheryl Gentle; a son, Darrick; eight grandchildren; a sister, Joanne Higgs; a stepsister, Barbara (Wallace)Pratt; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother in 1987.
David Adams
David Adams
Class of 1980
Passed Aug 29, 2011
David is survived by his mother, Dorothy (Wood) Adams; an uncle and several cousins. He was predeceased by his father, Claude in 1996..
David E Smith
David E Smith
Class of 1950
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
David Hogan
David Hogan
Class of 1950
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
David M. Bickford
David M. Bickford
Class of 1976
Passed Sep 16, 2015
David M. Bickford, 57, died Sept. 16, 2015. He was born Nov. 26, 1958 in Houlton, the son of Frank Bickford & Rebecca(Humphrey)Donahue. David worked at Irving of Houlton for 17 years. He is survived by his mother, his companion, Donna McAfee of Hodgdon, 2 sons: David of Houlton and Christopher and his wife, Amanda of New Hampshire; grandson, Christopher Jr; siblings: Timothy, Daniel, Andrea and Mark, all of Houlton, Linda of Florida and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He is predeceased by his father Frank.
David Mckay
David McKay
Class of 1956
(Passed date unknown)
He was a resident of Connecticut

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Dean A. York
Dean A. York
Class of 1961
Passed Mar 22, 2012
He was the principal of Island Falls High School then taught math at Houlton High School for 38 years. Dean is survived by 3 daughters, Jody of Orrington, Diane of Standish and Susan of Houlton; and two grandchildren; a brother, Lynn York of Houlton and was predeceased by his parents Malcolm and Muriel.
Dean York
Dean York
Class of 1952
Passed Mar 22, 2012
Dean served in the U.S. Navy. He was the principal of Island Falls High School then taught math at Houlton High School for 38 years. Dean is survived by his brother, Lynn York of Houlton; three daughters, Jody of Orrington, Diane of Standish and Susan of Houlton; and two grandchildren, Casey and Gehrig of Orrington; a cousin, Garvin Golding and his wife Linda of Houlton. He will be fondly remembered as Gramps to Frank Dorr. He was pre-deceased by his parents, Malcolm E. and Muriel (Golding) York.
Dean York
Dean York
Faculty
Passed Mar 22, 2012
He graduated from HHS in the class of 1952. Dean served in the U.S. Navy. He served as principal of Island Falls High School and following this taught math at Houlton High School for 38 years. During school breaks and after retiring Dean could be found at York's Book Store helping his brother.
Dean is survived by his brother, Lynn York of Houlton; three daughters, Jody of Orrington, Diane of Standish and Susan of Houlton; and two grandchildren, Casey and Gehrig of Orrington; a cousin, Garvin Golding and his wife Linda of Houlton. He will be fondly remembered as Gramps to Frank Dorr. He was pre-deceased by his parents, Malcolm E. and Muriel (Golding) York.
Debera (debbie) L. Varney
Debera (Debbie) L. Varney
Class of 1974
Passed Sep 17, 2015
Debera (Debbie) L. Varney, Houlton, 59, passed away on September 17, 2015 with her loving family by her side. She was born May 15, 1956 to Carl and Louise Kirner at Loring Air force Base. Debbie grew up traveling the world as her father was in the Air force, with time spent in Spain, Hawaii, and Houlton. She graduated in 1974 from Houlton High School and went on to earn an Associate’s Degree from Thomas College in 1976. She worked as a legal secretary prior to working for MSAD #70 as a special education secretary since 1992. It is at MSAD #70 where she found her “second family”. Above all else, Debbie loved spending time with her husband, daughters, and grandson. She was extremely hardworking and caring, putting everyone else’s needs before her own. She loved being out in the sun, cheering on the Boston Red Sox, spending time with her dogs, and watching her grandson play sports. She could light up a room with her contagious smile and personality. Debbie is survived by her beloved husband Michael, daughter Amanda Varney, daughter Michelle Slike and her husband Levi, grandson Michael Fitzpatrick, father Carl Kirner, mother and father-in-law Janet and Hillis Varney, aunt Peggy Drost and her husband James Drost, uncle Al Friel and his wife Connie, sister-in-law Debbie Adams and her husband Dana, sister-in-law Judy Putnam and her husband Barry, step-sister Beth Sylvia and her husband Charlie, and several special nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. She will also be missed by her “fur babies” Hattie, Charlie, and Bella. She was predeceased by her mother Louise Kirner.
Delores A Bell
Delores A Bell
Class of 1949
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Donald "bones" Ellis
Donald "Bones" Ellis
Class of 1953
Passed Sep 12, 2013
HOULTON - In the early morning hours of Sept. 12, 2013, Donald left this world with his wife and daughter by his side. He came into this world with his twin brother Arnold, on Aug. 20, 1935, to Kenneth and Alvean Jay Ellis, followed in 1937, by twin brothers Jerry and Jimmy. He was a graduate of Houlton High School in 1953 during which time he was active in sports and served with the Army National Guard. He graduated from Ricker College in 1957 after which he taught elementary school in Vanceboro for two years, returning to SAD No. 70 Elementary School as teaching principal and then as principal of Hodgdon Elementary School. At this time, Donald also coached the Junior High girls basketball team, to a number of state finals, bringing home trophies from several winning games. He was always there for his players, proud of their accomplishments, and helping them in any way needed. He greatly loved the art of umpiring softball, which played a big role in his sports calendar locally, as well as in several areas of the state. Needless to say, he was a great influence on students and players throughout his teaching career. Upon retiring from education, Donald went to work for the U.S. Government as a Customs Inspector for the next 18 years. Following this he continued to do maintenance and snow removal at the Orient Port of Entry. Donald was also very active in Orient town government both as Selectman and as a member of the Planning board. He was an active member of the Chiputneticook Lakes International Conservancy, CLIC, and was always ready to lend a hand with any project the Lake Association planned. For example, he combined his love for children with the stocking of salmon at East Grand Lake. This was evident by his placing of fish tanks and salmon eggs in various schools in the area. He then would have the students partake in the release of the salmon and then proceed to his cottage on East Grand Lake for a picnic lunch. He loved his cottage and spent many hours fishing on the lake both in summer and winter with family and friends. Donald was very active in both Rotary International and Knights of Columbus at various times in his life. Donald also shared a love for woodworking and designing crafts with his wife. They worked together on many items, one of these being an original Christmas ornament which was produced yearly and shared with many customers. He was a devout Catholic and always put his family first. Donald is deeply loved by his family, including his loving wife, Nancy, who has been by his side for 55 years; his son, Rick and Jennifer and grandchildren, Lauren, Ryan and Katie whose accomplishments brought him great joy; his daughter, Elen who has been his support and strength and Tony Quint. He is also greatly missed by his brother, Jerry and Marilyn; brother, Arnold and Marilyn; brother-in-law, Pete and Terry Gervais; along with several nieces and nephews. "Bones" will be missed by many lakeside friends and fishing buddies
Donald D. Dunn
Donald D. Dunn
Class of 1978
Passed May 14, 2014
Donald David Dunn 55, died unexpectedly May 14, 2014 at his residence. He was born Dec. 27, 1958 at Japan, the son of Frank B. and Harriette (Johnstone) Dunn. Donald was a graduate of Houlton High School, Class of 78, and was a graduate of the New England Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in Boston. He was a past Exalted Ruler of the Houlton Lodge of Elks and a member of the Houlton Agricultural Fair Board. Donald served on the Houlton Budget Committee and the Houlton Planning Board. He served Houlton and surrounding areas as a funeral director for Dunn Funeral Home from 1982 to present and was a member of the Maine Funeral Directors Association and the Selected Independent Funeral Homes. Donald was a member of the Houlton Community Golf Course, enjoying the Thursday Men’s Nite cooking with his golf partner Russell Fitzpatrick. He was an avid outdoorsman, fishing the waters of Smith Brook or hunting partridge at T7R3wels. He enjoyed woodworking, building shelves and coffee tables. Donald is survived by his wife Helen (Martin) Dunn; his son Colby Dunn, his daughter Molly Dunn; his father Frank Dunn; his sister Julie Dunn; his friend and golf partner Russell Fitzpatrick; his two loyal companions Barnum and Bailey; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother.
Donald David Dunn
Donald David Dunn
Class of 1978
Passed May 14, 2014
Donald David Dunn 55, died unexpectedly May 14, 2014 at his residence. He was born Dec. 27, 1958 at Japan, the son of Frank B. and Harriette (Johnstone) Dunn. Donald was a graduate of Houlton High School, Class of 78, and was a graduate of the New England Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in Boston. He was a past Exalted Ruler of the Houlton Lodge of Elks and a member of the Houlton Agricultural Fair Board. Donald served on the Houlton Budget Committee and the Houlton Planning Board. He served Houlton and surrounding areas as a funeral director for Dunn Funeral Home from 1982 to present and was a member of the Maine Funeral Directors Association and the Selected Independent Funeral Homes. Donald was a member of the Houlton Community Golf Course, enjoying the Thursday Men’s Nite cooking with his golf partner Russell Fitzpatrick. He was an avid outdoorsman, fishing the waters of Smith Brook or hunting partridge at T7R3wels. He enjoyed woodworking, building shelves and coffee tables. Donald is survived by his wife Helen (Martin) Dunn; his son Colby Dunn, his daughter Molly Dunn; his father Frank Dunn; his sister Julie Dunn; his friend and golf partner Russell Fitzpatrick; his two loyal companions Barnum and Bailey; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother. Friends may call Friday 6:00 to 8:00PM at the Dunn Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 11:00AM Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Gifts may be made in Donald’s memory to the Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park Street Houlton, 04730.
Donald E Miller
Donald E Miller
Class of 1949
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Donald Gagnon
Donald Gagnon
Class of 2012
Passed Jan 13, 2011
Class year unknown.

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Donald L. Edwards
Donald L. Edwards
Class of 1943
Passed Mar 07, 1976
He worked as sales manager and later as a joint owner of the L.E. MacNair Chemical and Bag Companies. Don is survived by his wife Barbara (MacNair); 3 daughters, Leslie, Andrea and Kimberly, 2 grandchildren, Allison Cole and Ted Calef-Cole; his mother Della; a sister, Ruth Stoton.
Donald Sewell
Donald Sewell
Class of 1946
Passed Aug 02, 2010
He passed away in Ossipee, NH due cancer. Donald loved big game hunting and had been to Africa seven times. He is survived by 5 children and his companion of 14 years, Barbara Charlton Weeks also in the class of 1946.

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