Islesford Obituaries

Islesford Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Nov 27 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Cartoonist whose childhood summers in Maine inspired...

    Stephen Hillenburg, the animator whose childhood summers on a Maine island later inspired him to create "SpongeBob Squarepants," died Monday at the age of 57, according to Nickelodeon, the network that runs the show. The cause of death was ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, a progressive neurodegenerative disorder, according to media reports.