Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Edward R. Nista, 68

    BRUNSWICK — Edward R. “Ed” Nista, 68, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, Jan. 7th with his loving wife Katherine by his side. He was born in Providence, R.I., Aug. 29, 1948 to Edward R. Nista and Edith Cesino Nista. Ed was a 1966 graduate of LaSalle Academy in Providence, R.I., and attended the […]

  • Chester Lob, 90

    LINCOLN, CALIF. — Dr. Chester (Chet) Lob, 90, of Lincoln, Calif., beloved husband of Mitzi Lob, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 around 7:20 a.m. at the Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, in Auburn, Calif. attended by Mitzi, who had kept constant vigil at his bedside. Born in New Orleans, La. on March 30, 1926, Chet spent […]

  • Janine M. Sharples, 80

    SANTA ROSA, CALIF. — Janine Monique Sharples, 80, of Bridgton, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Santa Rosa, Calif., surrounded by her immediate family. Janine was born in Fall River, Mass. to Yvonne Blanchette Moreau and Ernest Moreau on June 15, 1936. She married Kenneth Roy Sharples on Sept. 13, 1958, in Fall […]

  • Harold E. Sawyer, 88

      SOUTH HIRAM — Harold E. Sawyer, 88, of South Hiram, died on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his home. He was born in Parsonsfield, July 1, 1928, the son of Sewall and Doris (Jewell) Sawyer. He was educated in local schools and graduated from Porter High School in 1947, where he was class president. […]

  • Roger N. Tripp, 81

      WINDHAM — Roger N. Tripp, 81, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. He was born in Mechanic Falls on June 25, 1935. He was the youngest of five children born to Albert and Margaret Tripp. Roger grew up to become a devoted son to his mother and enjoyed a […]

  • Ola M. Hatch, 96

    WINDHAM — Ola Margaret Hatch, 96, died on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. The daughter of William and Elvira (Johnson) Buffum, Ola was born on her grandfather’s farm in Belgrade, on her mother’s birthday, Sept. 1, 1920. Ola grew up and lived in Portland for 88 years. She […]

  • Audrey Clout, 89

    NORWAY — Audrey Clout, 89, of Lovell died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Norway, from complications related to dementia. Audrey was born Audrey Thorn on March 7, 1927, in Beacon, N.Y. She was the daughter of Mary Mosher and Albert Thorn. Audrey was preceded in death by her four siblings: Robert Thorn, Bernice Harrison, Albert […]

  • Alexander Pallang III, 86

      CASCO — Alexander Pallang III, 86, of Casco, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. Alexander was born on May 4, 1930, in Bridgeport, Conn., the son of Alexander and Florence (King) Pallang Jr. Alexander served 20-plus years in the United States Army, with tours in Korea and Vietnam. […]

  • Ruby E. Quimby, 98

    FRYEBURG — Ruby E. Quimby, 98, of Fryeburg, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at her residence. Ruby was born in Harrison on June 24, 1918, to Clayton and Adeline (Whitney) Wentworth. She attended schools in Harrison, Denmark and Fryeburg. For most of her life, Ruby worked in local shoe manufacturing mills. She had worked […]

  • Richard H. Irish, 82

    SEBAGO — Richard H. “Dick” Irish, 82, of the Hancock Pond Road, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough from a very aggressive form of cancer after only seven weeks. He was married to schooltime girlfriend, Claire Jewell, his partner and love of his life for 62 years. He […]