Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Earlyne Proctor, 90

    Earlyne Proctor, 90, of Bridgton, died peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at Bridgton Health and Residential Care Center in Bridgton. Born Sept. 20, 1926, in Hollis, she was predeceased by her parents, Earl and Edith Appleby of Saco, and her late husband of 50 plus years, Royce Proctor of Bridgton eldest […]

  • William Burnham, 79

    NAPLES — William Burnham, 79, died on Monday, March 6, 2017, due to complications from a car accident. He was born in Harrison, a son of Raymond A. Burnham and Dorothy (Barker) Mader. Since retiring from the U.S. Navy, William has lived in Rhode Island and Maine. He was a United States Naval Veteran of […]

  • Keith C. Windham, 57

    INVERNESS, FLORIDA — Keith Craig Windham, 57, of Inverness, Fla., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 5, 2017, at his home under the loving care of his family. Keith was born on June 9, 1959, in Ocala, Fla., to Ralph L, Sr. and Elizabeth (Perry) Windham. Keith lived in Inverness for 40 years, moving to […]

  • Bonnie C. Axtman, 74

      DENMARK — Bonnie C. Axtman, 74, died on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. She was born in Portland, on Oct. 13, 1942, the daughter of Clifton and Margorie (Jordan) Rogers. Bonnie grew up in Gorham, and then moved to Brownfield as a teenager. She graduated from Cornish […]

  • Robert A. Cote, 96

      BIDDEFORD — Robert A. Cote, 96, of Biddeford, died Saturday, March 11, 2017, at his home. He was born on Nov. 16, 1920, in Biddeford, the son of Joseph and Alma (Bonneau) Cote, and was educated locally. Robert worked as a farmer for many years and then as a mechanic for the Biddeford Public […]

  • Robert J. Rowe, 51

      PORTLAND — Robert J. Rowe, 51, of Portland, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph Rowe Sr., and Judith Rowe. He is survived by his brother, Joseph Rowe Jr.; his children, Amanda Robinson of Gorham, Derek Rowe of Berwick, Emily Rowe of Bridgton […]

  • Jane D. Sampson, 99

    PORTLAND — Jane Drew Sampson, 99, died peacefully in Portland on Thursday, March 2, 2017. She was born in Portland on Feb. 20, 1918, the daughter of David F. and Mary Blanche (Chaplin) Drew. Jane attended Portland schools, graduating from Deering High School in 1936. Following high school, she went to work for Talbot, Brooks […]

  • Marcia A. O’Donnell, 95

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Marcia A. O’Donnell of South Portland died Monday, March 6, 2017, days after celebrating her 95th birthday at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice house, surrounded by her loving family. Marcia was born Feb. 23, 1922, in Houlton, the daughter of Blaine and Venus (Niles) Lincoln. She was educated and a graduate of Houlton […]

  • Richard A. Cooper Jr., 75

    NAPLES — Richard A. “Coop” Cooper Jr., 75, of King Hill Rd. passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at home. He was born in Boston, Mass., on Oct. 7, 1941. Mr. Cooper served in the U.S. Army. After a brief committal service with military honors he was interred in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in […]

  • Velma A. Foss, 94

    Velma Avis Foss, 94, of Naples passed away at Bridgton Hospital on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. She was the last of 10 children born to Percy and Lizzey Frank of Casco, better known as Frank’s Dairy. Velma worked in shoe shops and Glencraft Products for several years before retiring. After retirement, she served as a […]