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Obituaries

  • Rosalyn F. Williams, 76

    GEORGETOWN — Rosalyn F. Williams, 76, died peacefully at home on April 18, surrounded by family. She was born in Bath on Sept. 2, 1937, the daughter of Lloyd E. and Aurelia E. Pinkham. She graduated from Morse High School in 1955. On Nov. 7, 1956, she married John D. Williams Jr...

  • John Stanton Tewhey, 93

    SOUTH PORTLAND — John Stanton Tewhey, 93, died April 17 at Avita of Stroudwater in Westbrook. He was born in Lewiston on Sept. 25, 1920, a son of William F. and Clara Legendre Tewhey. He attended local schools and was a graduate of Lewiston High School, where he was a star athle...

  • Joseph L. Bieber, 89: Purple Heart recipient, active in community

    CAPE ELIZABETH — Joseph L. Bieber, 89, died April 7 at the Maine Veterans' Home in Scarborough. He was born in Harriman, N.Y., on May 17, 1924, a son of George and Matilda Bieber. He attended local schools and was a 1942 graduate of Central Valley High School. Following h...

  • Douglas Harold Biggs Jr., 59

    BRUNSWICK — Douglas Harold Biggs Jr., 59, died April 10 after a six-month battle with leukemia. He was born March 27, 1955, in Passaic, N.J., to Douglas and Joan Biggs. He was raised in Bricktownship, N.J., where he stayed until age 18 when he joined the Navy. Many people knew...

  • Josephine Atlass, 88

    PORTLAND — Josephine Atlass, 88, died April 13. She was born March 22, 1926, in New York City. She attended New York schools and graduated from Hunter College. She married Hadley Atlass in 1950 and raised two sons in New York. In 1971, they moved to Orr's Island and purch...

  • Bertel Edward Serfes Sr., 69: Marine Corps veteran, longtime police officer

    PORTLAND — Bertel Edward Serfes Sr., 69, died April 11. He was born in Yarmouth, formerly of Falmouth, a son of Louis and Mary Serfes. He was the youngest of five children and attended Falmouth schools. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1962, and after 2 1/2 tours in Vietnam, h...

  • Jeffery B. Pert, 55: Award-winning Maine cartoonist

    BRUNSWICK — Jeffrey B. Pert, 55, of Brunswick died unexpectedly April 4 in Portland. He was born Nov. 27, 1958, in Bath, the son of Perleston L. and Jacqueline E. Pert. He grew up in Winslow, where he formed many lifelong friendships, and graduated from Winslow High School in 19...

  • Alexander S. Coffin, 30

    BATH — Alexander S. Coffin, 30, died April 5 with his family by his side at Maine Medical Center in Portland, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was born Sept. 22, 1983, the son of Mary Coffin. He attended Bath Schools and graduated from Morse High Schoo...

  • Ellen Elaine Holt, 62

    BRUNSWICK — Ellen Elaine Holt, 62, died April 10 at her home. She was born Jan. 11, 1952, in Houlton, the daughter of Allen and Marjorie Ellen McPherson Flewelling. She married Charles Lee Holt in Brunswick on July 3, 1987. She attended Spindlworks and was involved...

  • Charles E. Johnson, 91: Army veteran, lifelong truck driver

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Charles E. Johnson, 91, died April 9 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Brewer Nov. 20, 1922, a son of Einar P. and Jennie Johnson. He graduated from Brewer High School, class of 1942. Immedia...