- Ethel I. (Soper) Lindsey, 89, died Monday, December 12, 2016, at a Bangor hospital, with loving family by her side. She was born March 30, 1927, to Carlton P. and Edna R. (Bishop) Soper. Ethel loved to make wine, she was a tremendous cook, enjoyed gardening and dancing.
She is survived by and dearly loved by four generations of nieces and nephews, two cousins Jennie Sawyer, Phyllis Wardwell and many attentive friends. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her beloved husband Richard P. Lindsey, her five sisters Gladys, Alice, Doris, Carlotta, and Ada, as well as various nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the Staff at St. Joseph Hospital Emergency Room for their great care of Ethel.
Family and friends will gather for visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. on Saturday December 17, 2016, at Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home, 28 Elm St., Bucksport, with Pastor Peter Remick officiating. Burial will be beside her beloved husband at Hillside Cemetery in East Bucksport in the spring. Memorial contributions in Ethel's memory may be made to Hillside Cemetery Association, 43 U.S. Route One, Verona Island, ME 04416