MILLINOCKET – Herbert Richard Stewart Hinton, 100, died at a Bangor hospital on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2004. He was born in Bathhurst, New Brunswick on April 18, 1904, the son of Stewart Hinton and Frances (Freeze) Hinton. After high school Herbie worked for the Bank of Montreal in St. Stephen and Fredericton, New Brunswick. He then moved to the United States in 1926, where he went to work for Great Northern Paper Company. He became a naturalized citizen in 1930, and later married Pearl Nutter, a teacher in Millinocket and Medway, in June of 1935. She predeceased him in January of 1992. Herbie retired from Great Northern Paper Company in 1969. He was a 75 Year member of Nollesemic Lodge of Masons, Lodge No. 205 AF & AM and was also a member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Millinocket. Herbie was an avid golfer and a member of Hillcrest Golf Club. He enjoyed a long healthy life and celebrated his 100th birthday in Hawaii last April. He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, William H. S. and Locke Hinton, of Fairfax, Calif.; and several nieces who reside in Canada and New York. A Funeral Service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, 2004, at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Millinocket, with the Rev. Dr. Lance Almeida officiating. Burial will follow at Millinocket Cemetery where Nollesemic Lodge will conduct a Masonic service. A reception will follow at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. If friends wish, donations in Herbie’s memory may be made to the Katahdin Area Support Group, 10 Field St., Millinocket, ME 04462. For online register book, please visit