Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • Peter McComiskey

    Peter D. McComiskey, 54

    BRIDGTON — Peter D. McComiskey, 54, of Bridgton, died early Monday morning, Sept. 22, 2014, at the Bridgton Health Care Center in Bridgton. He was born on May 27, 1960, in Woburn, Mass., a son of Ernest and Florence (MacQuilken) McComiskey. He attended schools in Woburn and Stoneham, Mass., graduating in 1982 from Stoneham High […]

  • Richard T. Farrington, 81

    LOVELL — Richard Thomas Farrington, 81, died peacefully on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, after a long, courageous battle with colon cancer. He was born in Norway to Patricia and Ralph Farrington. The family moved to Lovell when he was a young boy, where he spent the remainder of […]

  • Ralph Powers

    Ralph C. Powers, 84

    PORTLAND — Ralph C. Powers, 84, of Portland, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at his home. Ralph was born in Portland on Dec. 10, 1929, to the late Alfred and Beryl (Brown) Powers. He attended Portland High School, and proudly served his country in the Army National Guard. While serving in the […]

  • Neil A. Allen, 67

    LOVELL — Neil A. Allen, 67, of West Stoneham Road, Lovell, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at his residence. He was born March 31, 1947, the son of Rex and Geraldene Galloway Allen, and graduated from Fryeburg Academy in 1965. Neil was a Marine Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was married in 1971 to […]

  • Betty Gerry

    Betty S. Gerry, 90

    FRYEBURG — Betty Shirley Gerry, 90, of Fryeburg, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. She was born in Natick, Mass., on Jan. 20, 1924. The daughter of Ethel and Earl Shirley, she grew up in East Conway, N.H., on the Shirley Farm, moving to Fryeburg in 1979. Betty graduated from Fryeburg Academy class of 1942. […]

  • Joseph Wikler

    Joseph Wikler, 73

    PORTLAND — Joseph Martin Wikler, 73, of Silver Spring, Md., and Harrison, died surrounded by family in Portland on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Joe was a devoted husband to Madeline for 50 years, a loving father to Judy Rose (Noah Sensibar) and Karen (Matt Rademacher), and a proud grandfather to Elijah, Gabriel, Jonathan, and Kai. […]

  • Harvey Tripp

    Harvey E. Tripp Jr., 55

    LOVELL — Harvey E. Tripp Jr., 55, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. He was born in North Conway, N.H., on July 27, 1959, to Harvey and Florence Tripp of North Fryeburg. Harvey attended Fryeburg schools and graduated from Fryeburg Academy in 1977. Harvey started work at an early age at Riverside Farms […]

  • Larry Lamb

    Larry E. Lamb, 68

    Larry E. Lamb, 68, of Bridgton, died peacefully, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in the comfort of his home. He was born on Apr. 15, 1946, in Otisfield, a son of Ralph and Geraldine Lamb. He attended Otisfield schools. On Jan. 22, 1972, he married Brenda Ridlon, of North Bridgton, in Otisfield. Larry worked at Robinson […]

  • Richard Pendexter

    Richard W. Pendexter, 68

    HARRISON — Richard W. “Bones” Pendexter, 68, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. He was born in Bridgton on July 26, 1946, the son of Roger and Trudy (Koski) Pendexter. Bones graduated from Bridgton High School in 1964. He served his country in Vietnam from 1966 to 1968. On Aug. 21, 1977, he […]

  • Nicholas Wheaton

    Nicholas J. Wheaton, 26

    NAPLES — Nicholas J. Wheaton, 26, passed peacefully away with his family by his side on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. The son of Robert J. Wheaton and Deborah Wheaton, he was born in Portland on April 3, 1988. He attended Casco/Naples schools and graduated from The Learning Center in Bridgton. Nick was a very talented […]