Carroll H. Glidden, 66, of Searsmont passed away March 9, 2019. Born April 28, 1952,to Elberton Glidden and Helen (Higgins) Glidden, Carroll graduated in 1970 from Erskine Academy. Carroll spent most of his career working in Forestry and DOT Bridge Maintenance. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed his many trips to the family camp in Canada. In 2018, Carroll was finally drawn for a moose permit and was successful on Oct. 9, 2018, his final and most memorable hunting trip.

Carroll was predeceased by his wife of 41 years, Mary (Cooper) Glidden; his parents Elberton and Helen; his sister Kathy (Glidden) Saban; and grandchildren Tyson Glidden, and Devante and Samuel Warner Jr.

Carroll is survived by his brothers, Arthur Glidden of Florida and Eldon Glidden of Palermo; his children, Tina Hollis of Norfolk, Va., Loretta Glidden of Fairfield, Joanna Glidden of Searsmont, and James Glidden and his fiancé Heather Rodrigue of China; as well as 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers or gifts, please donate to the Oncology Department of Waldo County General Hospital.

Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home in Belfast. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family online at