Mary "Dottie" Dorothy (Gill) Hinds

February 10, 1929 ~ September 16, 2023 (age 94) 94 Years Old
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Mary "Dottie" Hinds Obituary

Bath - Mary “Dottie” Hinds, aka Dottie (Gill) Hinds. 94, of Bath died Saturday, September 16, 2023.  She was born in Boston, Massachusetts on February 10, 1929, daughter of Christopher and Mary (McKinnon) Gill and was the second of three children.

Dottie graduated from Morse High School, class of 1947.  She married Donald P. Hinds September 1948 and traveled with him for several years while he was in the US Navy.  They returned to Bath where Donald worked at BIW prior to his passing in 1972. 

Dottie worked for Bath Memorial Hospital for 35 years then continued to work at Hermit Island Gift Shop in Small Point and Reny’s of Bath until covid restrictions kept her home.  Dottie was a lifelong communicant at St. Mary’s Church in Bath

Dottie was an avid gardener and baker.  She was well known for her flowers and cookies.  She was an enthusiastic walker around Bath and the beach at Small Point, accompanied by her constant companion, Smudge, a border terrier.

Dottie is survived by her daughter, Patricia A. Hinds of Windham, ME, a sister June Harper of Newport Richey, FL and several nieces and nephews: Wayne and Sheree Harper, Lynn (Harper) and Raymond Pawley, Lisa (Harper) and Leo Hill, Christopher and Laurie Gill, Scott and Michele Gill.

Visiting hours will be held on Friday, October 6, 2023 from 12:00-2:00 at the David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home, 638 High Street, Bath. The Funeral Service will take place at 2:00 at the funeral home. A gathering will immediately follow the service at Mae's Cafe in Bath.

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October 6, 2023

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home
638 High Street
Bath, Me 04530

Celebration of Life Service
October 6, 2023

2:00 PM
David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home
638 High Street
Bath, Me 04530


MidCoast Humane Society, Brunswick
5 Industrial Parkway, Brunswick ME 04011
Tel: 1-207-725-5051
Web: https://midcoasthumane.org/

Bath Fire Fighters Benevolence Association
864 High Street, Bath ME 04530
Tel: 1-207-443-5034


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