Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Catherine Donoghue, 81

    DENMARK — Catherine Donoghue, 81, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. She died slowly over perhaps a decade from Alzheimer’s disease. She seemed not to know what was happening to her in the early years of the disease, but she knew something wasn’t right. In her early 70s, she was picked up by neighbors […]

  • Roland B. Blake, 86

    WINDHAM — Roland B. Blake, 86, of Windham, passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017, in Portland. The son of Perley and Clara (Tracey) Blake, he was born in Portland on Aug. 21, 1930. He attended Gorham schools until the age of 13, when he started driving truck. He married Mary Lane, of Gorham, in […]

  • Rosina A. Wilmot, 94

    SOUTH PORTLAND – Rosina A. “Gig” Wilmot, 94, formerly of Betsy Ross House, died on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was born in Liverpool, England, the daughter of William and Rosina Bennett. She was educated in England. In 1943, she married the love of her life, George R. Wilmot […]

  • Lewis E. Delano Jr., 86

    EAST HARTFORD, CONN. — Lewis E. Delano Jr., 86, of East Hartford, Conn. passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, June 11, 2017. He was born in Madison on Jan. 13, 1931 to the late Effie Meservey and Lewis Delano Sr. He was predeceased by his wife, Jean (Geithner); sisters, Alice Friess, Roberta Milliken and […]

  • Nathan M. Desjardins, 20

    ALBION – Nathan Michael Desjardins, 20, of Albion, died on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston as a result of injuries sustained in a search and rescue operation while working for the Fryeburg Police Department, who were assisting the Maine Warden Service. Nate was born on June 12, 1996, in […]

  • Carl Henning, 84

    Carl Henning, 84, of Bridgton, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Maine Medical Center in Portland. Born on Aug. 1, 1932, in Kingston, Pa., Carl was the youngest of six children born to Stanley and Julia Henning. He grew up in Trucksville and graduated from Kingston Township High School in 1950. Just […]

  • Maxine C. Pike, 92

    WESTBROOK — Maxine Crosby Pike, 92, passed away peacefully on May 9, 2017, at Springbrook Center in Westbrook, surrounded by those who loved her. She was the fourth of five children, born to Leon A. Crosby and Mildred Hudson Crosby in Bridgton, on Aug., 18, 1924. Maxine graduated from Bridgton High School in 1942. She […]

  • Charles E. Whitley, 75

    MICCO, FLA. — Charles “Charlie” E. Whitley, 75, of Micco, Fla., formerly of Oxford, Maine, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Melbourne, Fla. He was born in South Paris, Maine, on Aug. 8, 1941, to Wilbur and Madlyn Bell Whitley. He graduated from Paris High School in June, 1961. Charlie served in the […]

  • Arthur W. Richardson, 80

    WINDHAM — Arthur Wesley Richardson, 80, died on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Ledgewood Manor in Windham. He was born on Oct. 2, 1936 in Standish in the family home, the son of the late Roland A. and Helen Maria (Boothby) Richardson. Arthur graduated from Windham High School in 1956. He joined his father and […]

  • Cynthia L. Shepard, 60

    AUBURN — Cynthia Louise “Cindy” Shepard, 60, of Bridgton, died early Sunday evening, June 11, 2017, at the Androscoggin Hospice House in Auburn. She was born on March 22, 1957, in Wakefield, Mass., a daughter of George E. and Gladys I. (McKinnon) Crocker. Cindy attended local schools, graduating from Wakefield High School. On Feb. 12, […]