Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Bruce Bell b&w

    Bruce F. Bell, 63

    WATERFORD – Bruce F. Bell, 63 of Waterford, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He died peacefully at his home on McWain Pond surrounded by his loving family. Bruce was born Oct. 29, 1952, the first son of Frank and Frances Bell. He grew up in Bridgton, graduating from […]

  • Stewart Graham Sr.

    USCG Commander (Ret.) Stewart R. Graham Sr., 99

    NAPLES — Stewart Ross Graham Sr., 99, was born to William Moutrie and Edith Stewart Graham, in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Sept. 25, 1917. He shared this nest with three other siblings that have since passed before him (Betty, Douglas and Archie). He met the love of his life, Thomasina (Mae) Rana and, with smiles on […]

  • Helen E. (Watson) Nelson, 90

    RAYMOND — Helen E. (Watson) Nelson, 90, of Raymond and formerly of Danbury, Conn. and Sharon, Mass., passed away on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. She was an avid reader, who enjoyed crocheting, knitting and quilting. She taught Sunday school at the Congregational Church in Sharon, Mass. for many years and was also a Girl Scout […]

  • Colleen Curran

    Colleen D. Curran, 89

    SCARBOROUGH — Colleen D. Curran, 89, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016 at Pine Point Center in Scarborough. Born in Lewiston on July 31, 1927, Colleen was the daughter of the late William and Anne Mae (Sherry) Donovan. She graduated from Lewiston High School Class of 1945. Following high school, Colleen continued her education at Farmington […]

  • John Bose

    John R. Bose, 68

    RAYMOND — John Robert Bose, 68, of Raymond, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. He was born on April 19, 1948 in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Robert J. Bose and Doris Virginia (Lalley) Horton. John grew up in Missouri and graduated from Bishop Diego High School. He […]

  • Jack Dow Jr.

    Jack W. Dow Jr., 73

    RAYMOND — Jack William Dow Jr., 73, of Raymond, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016. He was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on Nov. 24, 1942, to Rev. Jack W. and Ruth (Wheaton) Dow. He grew up in Pennsylvania as a child, spending his summers at his grandparents’ cottage on Skiff Lake, New Brunswick. His […]

  • Kris Paine

    Kris F. Paine, 54

    SOUTH PARIS — Kris Faye Paine, 54, of South Paris, passed away, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at her home in South Paris surrounded by her children and loving husband, after a short battle with lung cancer. She was born on May 13, 1962, in Bridgton, a daughter of Ronald Clark and Marilyn Gammon.
 Kris married […]

  • Shirley York

    Shirley V. York, 87

    WINDHAM — Shirley V. York, 87, of Windham, died on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. She was born on May 26, 1929, the daughter of Fred and Vesta (Mains) Horr. Shirley attended local schools and spent her life in the Windham and Gorham area. On June 14, 1949, she married Benjamin York. Together, they raised their […]

  • Maud Edwards

    Maud E. Edwards, 90

    Maud E. Edwards, 90, of Sebago, died early Friday morning, Aug. 12, 2016 at the Bridgton Health & Residential Care Center in Bridgton. Maud was born on May 17, 1926, one of seven children to the late George and Abbie (Penell) Burnell. She was the last surviving sibling of four brothers, Kenny, Austin, Ernest and […]

  • Douglas Irish

    Douglas Irish, 83

    SEBAGO — Douglas Irish, 83, passed away on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016 at Bridgton Hospital after a battle with cancer. He was born in Sebago on Oct. 19, 1932. He was the oldest of three boys born to Franklin and Helen Irish. He graduated from Potter Academy in 1950 after which he joined the U.S. […]