Archive for ‘Obituaries’

  • John A. Schrader, 87

    John A. Schrader, 87, of Otisfield died Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, at Stephens Memorial Hospital in Norway He was born on Nov. 28, 1930, in Darien, Conn., a son of Frederick J. and Jane (McCullum) Schrader. He graduated from Darien High School in 1948 and attended the School of Agriculture at the University of Connecticut. […]

  • James A. Heimbach II, 76

    SPRINGVALE — James A. “Captain Weather” Heimbach II, 76, of Springvale, cashed in his chips Sept. 21, 2018 after living an engaged and curious life up to his dying day. James was born to Dr. James and Elizabeth (Wright) Heimbach on Aug. 24, 1942, and grew up in Juniata and Altoona, Pa., where James enjoyed […]

  • Richard C. Allen, 97

    FALMOUTH — Richard Carson Allen, 97, died peacefully in Falmouth on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, with his wife, Barbara, close by as she had been for the nearly 75 years they were married. His was a life well lived with few, if any, regrets. As he himself once said, “It’s been a great ride!” Richard […]

  • William S. Hanger, 72

    WATERFORD — William Sherwood Hanger, 72, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Bill was born in 1945 in Welch, West Virginia, the son of Robert J. and Ellen Hanger. His childhood was spent in Rochester, N.Y. and Westfield, N.J. After graduating from The Pingry School in 1964, he went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts […]

  • Donald J. Gower, 86

    SACO — Donald James Gower, 86, a tall, thin, and soft-spoken man passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. He was preceded in death by his beautiful wife of over 60 years, Charlotte Hildegard Gower. Donald was born into the height of the Great Depression on Nov. 20, 1931, in Black […]

  • Rae Ann Burnham Scott, 72

    ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Rae Ann Burnham Scott, 72, died peacefully in her sleep, on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at the Autumn Leaves Alzheimer unit in Arlington, Texas. She was born in Bridgton, Maine, daughter of Verna Johnson Burnham and Raymond Burnham. She met and married her husband, David Scott, in Texas. Rae Ann worked for […]

  • Richard Conti, 78

    WEST BALDWIN — Richard Conti, 78, passed away on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, in West Baldwin, where he loved nature, tractors and lobster. He was born in Boston, Mass., on May 12, 1940 to Frank and Anna Conti, who immigrated as teenagers to Watertown, Mass., from Ceprano and Naples, Italy, respectively. Richard attended school in […]

  • Sylvia S. Lydick, 92

    RAYMOND — Sylvia S. Lydick, 92, of Raymond Cape, and formerly of Prides Corner in Westbrook, died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at Birchwoods at Canco in Portland. Born the daughter of Daniel C. and Cora M. Shaw, Sylvia was raised in Raymond in the family farmhouse. Growing up on the farm and being the […]

  • Helen M. Lewis, 99

    HARRISON — Helen M. Lewis passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, peacefully in her sleep at Market Square Nursing Home in South Paris. She was born on Aug. 20, 1919, in Baldwin, to Zella and Leslie Kenison. She married Roger Lewis of Harrison on Jan. 22, 1939. They had five children and lived all their […]

  • Conrad M. Hall, 81

    CASCO — Conrad Myron Hall, 81, died peacefully at his home in Casco on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. He was born in Casco, son of Wilma Libby Hall and Hacker Hall. He began his education in the one-room schoolhouse next to his home on Quaker Ridge called the Friends School. He graduated from Casco High […]