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Henry (Hank) L. Mosher

November 5, 1936 ~ October 21, 2022 (age 85)


Henry (Hank) Lewis Mosher, 85, a resident of both Canton, Maine and Wells, Maine   passed peacefully in his sleep Oct 21, 2022. Born in Orono Nov 5,1936 to his parents Eleanor Sweatt and Wendell Mosher. He graduated from Orono High School in 1954, then went on to receive a degree in Agricultural Engineering at the University of Maine at Orono, then on to a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Penn State.

He married Joyce Robinson in 1963 and they had one son, Norman Mosher. After a year working at the Jay, Maine Paper Mill, they moved to and lived in Connecticut while he worked for Schick Razor Company, Envirotech Engineering and was a self-employed Electrical Engineer for 30+ years. He moved back to Maine in 1997. He was a member of the North Jay Grange, the M.O.A.Ls (Maine Obsolete Auto League) and the American Society of Dowsers.

Hank was a gentle and kind man who learned to love late in his life and found that with his surviving, loving companion Darlene Chadbourne of Wells.  He loved antique trains, engines, cars, museums and history. He loved fixing things and making them work again and was passionate about dowsing, UFOs and alternative energy.

Henry (Hank) is survived by his son, Norman Mosher of Kent, Connecticut, sisters Athalie Southard, Susan Toms and Sara Giesmann, their spouses, children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins along with many friends who appreciated his stories, humor and gentleness. Those who passed before him include his parents, sister Ruth Harlow and Joyce Mosher. 

Hank is best remembered as a gentle soul, a gifted dowser, a curious UFO-ologist, an avid square dancer and a brilliant engineer who never saw a project he thought he couldn’t fix.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, November 12th from 1pm - 3pm at the Trailblazers Family Club on 102 Bills Lane in Wells, Maine. Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home in North Berwick, Maine. Condolences may be expressed at

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Celebration of Life
November 12, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Trailblazers Club
102 Bill's Lane
Wells, ME 04090

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