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Obituary for Dolores Josephine Matthews

Dolores J. Matthews, 87, of Hancock, passed away peacefully, with family present, on November 29, 2019 at the Golden Acres Eastside Manor, Hancock. She grew up in Bar Harbor and was a survivor of the 1947 fire. Dolores was a devoted wife and loved her family unconditionally.

Some of her interests included singing, sewing, cooking, camping, reading, crossword puzzles, collecting sea glass, snowmen and cow figurines.

She is survived by her three children: Neil Johnson of Eastbrook, Melody Gooden of Milbridge,
Steven Woodworth of Sullivan: Four Grandchildren, Four Great Grandchildren and several extended family members and close friends. Dolores was predeceased by her husband, of 32 years, Arthur E Matthews Jr., her Parents, Grandparents and many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. She will always be missed by those who knew and loved her.

Funeral Services will be held 1pm, Monday, December 9, 2019 at Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin Street, Ellsworth. A burial was held at Riverside Cemetery, Hancock on June 25 at 10am.

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