Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Russell MaDan

    Russell E. MaDan

    BRIDGTON — Russell E. MaDan died peacefully, surrounded by his loved ones on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at his vacation home in North Bridgton, after a brief period of failing health. He was the devoted husband of Avis (Hunter) MaDan for 59 years. Russell was the son of Arthur and Susie MaDan of Brockton Mass. […]

  • Richard E. Olmstead

    JEFFERSON CITY, TENN. — Richard E. Olmsted, on the ordinary date of Friday, October 2, 2015, an extraordinary man passed in the hands of the Lord. Richard was born in White Stone, N.Y., and raised in Stamford, Conn. Upon high school graduation Richard entered the U.S. Army and served in Vietnam. After his military service […]

  • Bernice Poitras

    Bernice S. Poitras, 88

    GORHAM — Bernice Smith Poitras, 88, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, surrounded by love at the Gorham House, where she received tender cared for 15 years. Bernice was born on May 15, 1927 in Westbrook, the daughter of George and Marguerite Smith. She was a waitress at Tom’s Restaurant in downtown Westbrook, […]

  • Charles Morse

    Charles E. Morse, 83

    SOUTH PARIS — Charles E. “Buster” Morse, 83, of South Paris, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Mass. Buster was born in Newry on Feb. 15, 1932, a son of Cyrus Clark and Edna (Jordan) Morse. He attended schools in Hanover, Newry, Bethel and Locke Mills.
 Following high school, […]

  • Millard Nadeau

    Millard C. Nadeau, 88

    CLOUD, FLA. — Millard C. Nadeau (Bill), 88, passed away peacefully on Aug. 25, 2015. He was born in Crystal, on Oct. 26, 1926, the son of William and Elva Nadeau. He served in the U.S. Army as a sergeant during the Korean conflict. He was an instructor at West Point for engineers. After returning […]

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    Richard L. Libby, 80

    BRUNSWICK — Richard L. Libby, 80, of Lisbon Road, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 at Mid Coast Hospital. He was born in Pownal on Oct. 24, 1934, the son of Fred and Mabel Cass Libby. He lived most of his younger years in Standish and attended Standish schools. He married Charlene Washburn in Brunswick on […]

  • Thomas Holman

    Thomas A. Holman, 82

      CASCO — Thomas A. Holman, 82, died on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, after a long illness. Born on Oct. 18, 1932, he was the son of Bertram Holman and Helen (Ricker) Holman. A fun-loving man, Thomas was 33rd Degree Mason, who was very active in the Order. He loved to hunt and always had […]

  • Cedric J. St. Martin

      CASCO — Cedric J. St. Martin died on Sept. 27, 2015 in Scarborough. He was born in Taunton, Mass., a son of Treffle and Angelina St. Martin. Cedric served in WWII and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. He is survived by his daughter, Michele Shane of Casco. A graveside service will be held […]

  • Bertha Miller

    Bertha L. Miller, 78

    BROWNFIELD — Bertha L. Miller, 78, of Brownfield, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, where she had been living for the past two years. She was born on Mar. 18, 1937, in North Conway, N.H., a daughter of Chester A. and Molly B. (Douglas) Day. Bertha attended Brownfield […]

  • Deborah Ward

    Deborah J. (Lund) Ward, 64

    HARRISON — Deborah Jean (Lund) Ward was born July 12, 1951, to Ralph Johnson and Olga Marie Lund, and departed Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Deb grew up in S. Portland, creating wonderful childhood memories with her family, including a sister Donna and brothers Wayne and Leland. Deb moved to Naples in the 70s, where she […]