Jalique Keene, 21, also of Bar Harbor, was arrested on Monday and charged with murdering Conley. He remains in jail and is being held without bail.
Now the community if working to help Conley's family cover burial and other costs. As of Thursday afternoon, a Go Fund Me page set up in Conley's memory was close to raising half of its $10,000 goal.
To contribute, visit www.gofundme.com/in-memory-of-mikaela.
A celebration of Conley's life will be held this weekend at her family's restaurant.