Hope Estelle Eisentrager
Bangor - Hope Estelle Eisentrager passed away Aug. 7, 2019. She was born June 21, 1926, to Nathan and Fanny Kendall.
Hope was mother to Peggy LaGrange of Northport, Fla., and John W. Eisentrager Jr. of Hermon, ME.
Hope graduated from Bangor High School in 1945, and went on to marry John W. Eisentrager Sr. at Dow Field Chapel on Dec. 3, 1948. John and Hope traveled the world with the Air Force and decided to retire to Maine in 1966 and raise their family. Hope retired from the Bangor School System as a cafeteria manager in the hot lunch program, and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, bowling, cooking, crafts and her daytime stories.
A funeral service will be held 1 pm Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, with the Rev. Dr. Rex Garrett officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, immediately following the funeral service. The family invites relatives and friends to share in conversation and refreshments at Seasons Restaurant, 427 Main St., Bangor. Those who wish to remember Hope in a special way may make gifts in her memory to the Bangor Humane Society, 693 Mt. Hope Ave., Bangor. Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com.
Published on August 9, 2019


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Debra Milner
Aug 27, 2019
So sorry to read about Hope's passing.
Donna Seymour Bunce
Aug 25, 2019
My sincerest sympathies to John Sr and Jr and Peggy. She was a wonderful woman and mother. My thoughts are with you during this time of grief.
Vicki Lovell Kenny
Aug 14, 2019
John, I was so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. Thinking of you and your family.
Betty Rancourt
Aug 13, 2019
Dear Peggy and Paul,
I'm so sorry for your great loss. Moms are such special persons to us. You are in my prayers.Sending you both a special hug. Love you.
Bruce Beane
Aug 10, 2019
So very for your loss, Jack, Peggy, Jackie, she was so very special. I'll always remember her lasagna,,, with the special secret,, pepperoni, it was so good as was her smile and her laugh.

Godspeed Hope, God Bless you guys
Scott Millard
Aug 10, 2019
So sorry to hear about Mrs. Eisentrager. She was a super lady. My thoughts and prayers go out to John and Peggy and families.
Don Shepley
Aug 09, 2019
So very sorry to hear about Hope. She was a great lady. Always enjoyed her company.
Gerri Dunham (Noyes)
Aug 09, 2019
Jack, Jackie and family, so very sorry for your loss. God be with you and your family at this sad time.